ERIC Number: EJ557213
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Community Networks and Political Participation: Developing Goals for System Developers.
Proceedings of the ASIS Annual Meeting, v34 p263-70 1997
Twenty-four participants designed projects for a local community network related to a political issue. Results showed politically active respondents did not directly transfer their level of activism from real world to the digital. People with little Internet experience needed training and experience online before they discussed more active forms of participation they could do on a community network. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Note: Paper presented at the ASIS Annual Meeting (60th, Washington, DC, November 1-6, 1997).