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ERIC Number: EJ602018
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0197-2243
Face-to-Face and Computer-Mediated Communities, A Comparative Analysis.
Etzioni, Amitai; Etzioni, Oren
Information Society, v15 n4 p241-48 Oct-Dec 1999
Uses the perspectives of sociology and computer science to compare face-to-face (f2f) and computer-mediated communications (CMC) from the viewpoint of their respective abilities to form and sustain communities. Identifies a third type of community--a hybrid--that is based on a combination of f2f and CMC or offline and online communications. (AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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