Commons

We look for new ways of working and collaborating online: from virtual communities to new activisms.

Commons

Institutions of the Future

Charles Beckett

The internet allows public institutions to become more transparent and porous, but the transformation has only just begun.

Commons

What Gender Owes to Grammar

Christine Planté | Yannick Chevalier

Linguistic analysis and the study of language use is thus a necessary step in understanding how the social organisation of sex relations is perpetuated.

Commons

Dossier

Sharing Economy

Sharing economy is often used to describe economic and social activity involving online transactions. Originally growing out of the open-source community.

Commons

Dossier

Do it yourself

The “maker” culture proposes production alternatives with principles such as do-it-yourself, freedom, community and collaboration.