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The Internet and social change

Author: Carla G Surratt
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Starting with only four hosts in 1969, the Internet consisted of over 105 million hosts by the end of 2000. In 1993, the World Wide Web was only 130 sites strong; seven years later it boasted more than one billion sites. Despite this explosive growth of the Internet and computer technology, little is known about the social implications of computer mediated communications." "In this work, the author uses social  Read more...
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Surratt, Carla G.
Internet and social change
(DLC) 2001030695
(OCoLC)46565216
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Carla G Surratt
ISBN: 9780786450893 0786450894
OCLC Number: 922889309
Description: 1 online resource (233 pages)
Contents: Communications Technologies: A Chronicle of Knowledge --
Netropolis: The Internet as City in Virtual Society --
The Nation-State in the Virtual World --
The Corporation in the Virtual World --
Church, University and Family in the Virtual World --
The Self in the Virtual World --
Virtualization and Net Logic: Concluding Remarks.
Responsibility: by Carla G. Surratt.

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Starting with four hosts in 1969, the Internet consisted of over 56 million by 1999. Despite this explosive growth, little is known about the social implications of the Internet. This work uses  Read more...

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