Flame Wars

The Discourse of Cyberculture
  • 349 Pages
  • 2.61 MB
  • English
Duke University Press
Cultural studies, Impact of computing & IT on society, New Age, Computer Networks, Sociology, Anthropology - Cultural, Data Transmission Systems - General, General Interest, cloth, Artificial intelligence, Computers and civilization, Int
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9643366M
ISBN 100822315319
ISBN 139780822315315

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