We reccommend the following literature to prepare for the European Summer School on Internet Governance

  • Jovan Kurbalija, An Introduction to Internet Governance (2010)
  • William J. Drake, Internet Governance: Creating Opportunities for All (2010)
  • Jonathan Zittrain, The Future of the Internet and How to Stop It (2008)
  • Avri Doria & Wolfgang Kleinwächter, Internet Governance Forum: The First Two Years (2008)
  • Wolfgang Kleinwächter, The Power of Ideas: Internet Governance in a Global Multistakeholder Environment (2007)
  • Lawrence Lessig, Code Version 2.0 (2006)
  • Daniel Stauffacher & Wolfgang Kleinwächter, The World Summit on the Information Society: Moving from the Past into the Future (2005)
  • William J. Drake, Reforming Internet Governance (2005)
  • Manuel Castells, The Internet Galaxy (2002)
  • Milton Mueller, Ruling the Root (2002)

Further recommended academic literature

  • Jack Glodsmith & Tim Wu, Who Controls the Internet? Illusions of a Borderless World, (2006)
  • Wolfgang Kleinwächter, Macht und Geld in Cyberspace (2004) / in German only
  • Donald McLean, Internet Governance (2004)
  • Lawrence Lessig, The Future of Ideas (2003)

Official UN documents

We recommend also to visit the following websites in advance

Easy reading – most important things easily explained by Timothy B. Lee

Background image by: Manfred Kloppert, Dresden