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Encyclopedia of new media : an essential reference to communication and technology

Author: Steve Jones
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, ©2003
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From Amazon.com to virtual communities, this encyclopedia presents entries that explain communication technology, multimedia, entertainment, and e-commerce within their social context.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
xi, 532 p. : ill
(DLC) 2002013229
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Jones
ISBN: 9781849725903 184972590X 1412950651 9781412950657 1452265283 9781452265285
OCLC Number: 755062028
Notes: Edited by Steve Jones, one of the leading scholars and founders of this emerging field, and with contributions from an international group of scholars as well as science and technology writers and editors, the Encyclopedia of New Media widens the boundaries of today's information society through interdisciplinary, historical, and international coverage. With such topics as broadband, content filtering, cyberculture, cyberethics, digital divide, freenet, MP3, privacy, telemedicine, viruses, and wireless networks, the Encyclopedia will be an indispensable resource for anyone interested or working in this field.
Awards: Winner of Booklist Editor's Choice Best of 2003.
Description: 1 online resource (262 entries) : 26 images, digital files
Contents: Comprehensive IndexList of EntriesA Reader's GuideIntroductionEncyclopedia of New MediaBibliographyContributorsName Index
Other Titles: New media
Responsibility: Steve Jones, editor.

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This Encyclopedia is the first comprehensive, A-Z reference on the ongoing revolution in communications.  Read more...
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"Scholars and students finally have a reference work documenting the foundations of the digital revolution. Authoritative and well organized, edited by communication professor and prominent new media Read more...

 
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