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

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

List of Figures
List of Tables
List of Boxes
Abbreviations and Acronyms
List of Contributors
Preface
1. Introduction, Robin Mansell
Part One. Mediating Social and Technical Relationships
2. Virtual Communities and the New Economy, W. Edward Steinmueller
3. Cyberspace and Social Distinctions: Two Metaphors and a Theory, David C. Neice
4. Knowledge Management Meets the Virtual Organization in the Newspaper Industry, Jennifer J. Gristock
5. Mind the Gap: Digital Certificates, Trust, and the Electronic Marketplace, Ingrid Schenk
6. The Colleague in the Machine: Electronic Commerce in the London Insurance Market, Gordon Rae
7. Repersonalizing Data in the Banking Industry, Andreas Credé
Part Two. Building Capabilities for Knowledge Exchange
8. Co-Design in Action: Knowledge Sharing, Mediation, and Learning, Jane E. Millar
9. The Distribution of Spatial Data: Data Sharing and Mediated Cooperation, Uta Wehn de Montalvo
10. Master of my Domain: The Politics of Internet Governance, Daniel Paré
11. Missing Concepts in the 'Missing Links' for Brazilian Telecommunications, Ana Arroio
12. Conclusion: Social Relations, Mediating Power, and Technologies, Robin Mansell
References
Author Index
Subject Index

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