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The Internet : an ethnographic approach

Author: Daniel Miller; Don Slater
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Berg, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An examination of Internet culture and consumption. From cybercafes to businesses, from middle class houses to squatters settlements, the authors have gathered material on subjects as varied as personal relations, commerce, sex and religion.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Miller, Daniel, 1954-
Internet.
Oxford ; New York : Berg, 2000
(OCoLC)648381770
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Miller; Don Slater
ISBN: 1859733840 9781859733844 1859733891 9781859733899
OCLC Number: 44772097
Language Note: English.
Description: ix, 217 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Conclusions --
Trinidad and the Internet, an overview --
Relationships --
Being Trini and representing Trinidad --
The political economy of the Internet --
Doing business online --
Religion.
Responsibility: Daniel Miller and Don Slater.
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Provides an examination of Internet culture and consumption. This book offers an account of being online, of the social, political and cultural contexts, which account for the Internet experience. It  Read more...

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