Inside the Communication Revolution: Evolving Patterns of Social and Technical Interaction

Inside the Communication Revolution: Evolving Patterns of Social and Technical Interaction

by Robin Mansell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198296568

ISBN-13: 9780198296560

Pub. Date: 04/18/2002

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

What does it mean to live and work inside the information and communication technology revolution? Drawing upon cognitive, economic, management, political, and sociological theories, this book focuses on the nature and significance of newly-emerging patterns of social and technical interaction as digital technologies become more pervasive in the knowledge economy.  See more details below

Overview

What does it mean to live and work inside the information and communication technology revolution? Drawing upon cognitive, economic, management, political, and sociological theories, this book focuses on the nature and significance of newly-emerging patterns of social and technical interaction as digital technologies become more pervasive in the knowledge economy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198296560
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
04/18/2002
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

1Introduction
Pt. IMediating Social and Technical Relationships
2Virtual Communities and the New Economy
3Cyberspace and Social Distinctions: Two Metaphors and a Theory
4Knowledge Management Meets the Virtual Organization in the Newspaper Industry
5Mind the Gap: Digital Certificates, Trust, and the Electronic Marketplace
6The Colleague in the Machine: Electronic Commerce in the London Insurance Market
7Re-Personalizing Data in the Banking Industry
Pt. IIBuilding Capabilities for Knowledge Exchange
8Co-Design in Action: Knowledge-Sharing, Mediation, and Learning
9The Distribution of Spatial Data: Data-sharing and Mediated Cooperation
10Master of My Domain: The Politics of Internet Governance
11Missing Concepts in the 'Missing Links' for Brazilian Telecommunication
12Conclusion: Social Relations, Mediating Power, and Technologies

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