Digital Society’s publishes research focusing on fair, responsible, and sustainable design, governance, and regulation of the digital transformation. Example topics include cybersecurity and digital conflicts; digital sovereignty; e-citizenship, e-democracy, and e-governance; e-commerce; e-health and digital well-being; the environmental impact of digital technologies; ethnographic and anthropological studies about digital cultures; the gig-economy; new forms of mobility; online education and training; the political impact of social platforms; privacy and data protection regulations; and the development of smart cities. Given the rapid pace characterising digital innovation, this list is only indicative.

 

The journal publishes research articles, collections edited by topic specialists, commentaries, white papers, and analyses of best practices and policies relevant to its scope. The journal particularly welcomes rigorous investigations, evaluations, and recommendations concerning the ethical, legal, policy, and social aspects of the impact of digital technology on society. It supports theoretical analyses, qualitative and quantitative methods, and any intellectual approach, disciplinary tradition, school of thought, and cultural perspective that are respectful of good scholarship standards, sharable empirical evidence, and cogent arguments.

 

Please submit your research online or contact us to discuss your ideas for a collection. All articles are double-blind, peer-reviewed.

First journal to focus on the governance aspect of the digital transformation in society

Includes Whitepapers and policy updates

Works with expert Guest Editors to publish topical collections

Special focus on the impact of digital transformation on the individual Sustainable Development Goals

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Editor-in-Chief
  • Luciano Floridi
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Electronic ISSN
2731-4669
Print ISSN
2731-4650
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