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Netlife

Internet Citizens and Their Communities

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Netlife by Carla G. Surratt
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The central questions around which this book revolves are whether or not communication through technology constitutes so-called real interaction and whether the establishment of real community is possible solely through electronic technology. Here real is defined as meaningful to the participants, as meaningful as face-to face interaction, and the special case under consideration is communication through the computer Matrix. At present there is not one system, technical or cultural, which can accurately be called the internet. A more accurate statement is that there are multiple systems and purposes within the rubric of internetworking. The book examines IRC, Usenet, and Fidonet.

Author Biography

Carla G Surratt
Release date NZ
September 11th, 1998
Country of Publication
United States
Illustrations
illustrations
Imprint
Nova Biomedical
Pages
300
ISBN-13
9781560725770
Product ID
2245585

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