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ERIC Number: EJ532874
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-1072-303X
Forum Talk: An Analysis of Interaction via Telecomputing.
Dick, Steven
Journal of Interlibrary Loan, Document Delivery & Information Supply, v6 n4 p73-103 1996
Examines participation on public telecomputing forums, such as electronic bulletin boards, newsgroups, and listservs, by looking at the flow of messages and users to predict participation. Measures forum success by critical mass and those people taking collective action towards a common goal. Studied the relationship between past and current activity and users, and provides forum management guidelines for system operators. (LAM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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