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The Virtual Community: Homesteading on the Electronic Frontier - Page 10
by Howard Rheingold - 2000 - 480 pages
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Internet Culture

David Porter - Computers - 1997 - 279 pages
...the Internet's sheer complexity. "Perhaps," muses Howard Rheingold, cyberspace is one of the informal places where people can rebuild the aspects of community...another. In either case, we need to find out soon. NOTES 1 Frederick Jackson Turner, The Frontier in American History (Malabar, Fl: Krieger, 1985), 2-3....
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Virtual Politics: Identity and Community in Cyberspace

Dr David Holmes, Llb - 1997 - 256 pages
...describes this and other virtual communities as electronic agorae, offering the possibility of becoming 'informal public places where people can rebuild the...community that were lost when the malt shop became a mall' (1993: 26). Already the Internet has its own civil liberties group, the Electronic Frontier Foundation...
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Practical Politics: Five Principles for a Community that Works

Michael Keith Briand - Political Science - 1999 - 238 pages
...point. As Howard Rheingold observes in The Virtual Community (Menlo Park, Calif.: Addison-Wesley, 1993), "Perhaps cyberspace is one of the informal public...tool for conviviality but a life-denying simulacrum for real passion and true commitment to one another. . . . You can be fooled about people in cyberspace,...
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Technocities: The Culture and Political Economy of the Digital Revolution

John Downey, Jim McGuigan - Technology & Engineering - 1999 - 213 pages
...technologies can stanch such fragmenting developments. Rheingold suggests that cyberspace can become 'one of the informal public places where people can...community that were lost when the malt shop became the mall' (1994: 25-6). In cyberspace, he maintains, we will be able to recapture the sense of a 'social...
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The Pearly Gates of Cyberspace: A History of Space from Dante to the Internet

Margaret Wertheim - Science - 1999 - 336 pages
...corporate developers and the electronic media, he writes that "Perhaps cyberspace is one of the informal places where people can rebuild the aspects of community...that were lost when the malt shop became a mall." 5 High-technology entrepreneur Esther Dyson also believes that cyberspace can foster the development...
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Liberating Cyberspace: Civil Liberties, Human Rights & the Internet

Liberty - Law - 1999 - 290 pages
...Computerised World (Secker and Warburg, 1994), he writes of cyberspace as 'one of the informal public spaces where people can rebuild the aspects of community that were lost when the malt shop became the mall' (pp. 25-6). 32. Kevin Robins, 'Cyberspace and the World We Liye In', in Dovey (ed.), Fractal...
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The Cybercultures Reader

David Bell, Barbara M. Kennedy - Computers - 2000 - 768 pages
...technologies mav be used to staunch such developments. Rheingold's belief is that cyberspace can become 'one of the informal public places where people can...community that were lost when the malt shop became the malL'17 In cyberspace, he maintains, we shall be ahle to recapture the sense of a 'social commons'....
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Moments of Meeting: Buber, Rogers, and the Potential for Public Dialogue

Kenneth N. Cissna, Rob Anderson - Philosophy - 2002 - 323 pages
...Rheingold plants an option and a task immediately in front of anyone who desires a vital public sphere: "Perhaps cyberspace is one of the informal public...another. In either case, we need to find out soon" (p. 26). Is this a kind of commons in which mutuality can flourish within diversity, or is it a glitzy...
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The Utopian Fantastic: Selected Essays from the Twentieth International ...

Martha A. Bartter - Art - 2004 - 157 pages
...creating new communities, and empowering democracy. As Rheingold suggests in The Virtual Community, "perhaps cyberspace is one of the informal public...community that were lost when the malt shop became a mall" (26). Similar visions of what Rob Kling has called technological utopianism can be found in Nicholas...
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Prefiguring Cyberculture: An Intellectual History

Darren Tofts, Annemarie Jonson, Alessio Cavallaro - Computers - 2004 - 328 pages
...Internet could help us to (re)create the ethos of a better era: "Perhaps cyberspace is one of the informal places where people can rebuild the aspects of community that were lost when the malt shop became a mall" (Rheingold 1994. 26). Like More, Rheingold recogni/ed the threat of consumerism to community health...
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