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ERIC Number: EJ565505
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Abstractor: N/A
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ISSN: ISSN-1070-4795
Frauds, Hoaxes, Myths, and Chain Letters: or, What's This Doing in My E-Mail Box?
Ebbinghouse, Carol
Searcher, v6 n4 p50-55 Apr 1998
Looks at the equivalent of junk mail on the Internet, including hoaxes, myths and urban legends, frauds, chain letters, and spam. Sidebars include "False Flaming of the FCC" (Barbara Quint) and a list of Web sites useful for determining the legitimacy of questionable mailings and for eliminating unwanted solicitations. (JAK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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