Online Social Behavior Collection, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1609609980
  • ISBN-13: 9781609609986
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
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  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released October 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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The ONLINE SOCIAL BEHAVIOR COLLECTION is a compelling reference compilation that supports research in the fields of sociology and computer science. This essential set of titles includes 17 scholarly texts focusing on cyber behavior, social computing, gender and technology, computer-mediated-communication, and human aspects of technology. These titles represent IGI Global’s unique coverage of the impact and effective use of social technologies in online social behavior.

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Online Social Behavior Collection: Cases On Online Discussion And Interaction Experiences And Outcomes  (ISBN-10: 161520864X | ISBN-13: 9781615208647)

This book gives readers a better idea of what is likely to facilitate discussion online, what is likely to encourage collaborative meaning-making, what is likely to encourage productive, supportive, engaged discussion, and what is likely to foster critical thinking.

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Online Social Behavior Collection: Collaborative Information: Behavior User Engagement And Communication Sharing  (ISBN-10: 1615207988 | ISBN-13: 9781615207985)

This book coordinates and integrates current research and practices in the area of collaborative information behavior, providing information on empirical research findings, theoretical frameworks, and models relevant to understanding collaborative information behavior.

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Online Social Behavior Collection: Computer-Mediated Communication Across Cultures: International Interactions In Online Environments  (ISBN-10: 1609608348 | ISBN-13: 9781609608347)

This book provides readers with the foundational knowledge needed to communicate safely and effectively with individuals from other countries and cultures via online media.

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Online Social Behavior Collection: Cultural Identity And New Communication Technologies Political, Ethnic And Ideological Implications  (ISBN-10: 1609605926 | ISBN-13: 9781609605926)

This book presents a careful blend of conceptual, theoretical and applied research in new communication technologies,examining content that places new communication technologies in a context that recognizes their seamless integration into the designs of politics and culture.

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Online Social Behavior Collection: Gender And Social Computing Interactions, Differences And Relationships  (ISBN-10: 1609607600 | ISBN-13: 9781609607609)

This book provides an overview of the major questions that researchers and practitioners are addressing, outlining possible future directions for theory development and empirical research on gender and computing. This comprehensive reference focuses on three areas of research on gender and computing: gender and computing in the work arena, gender and computing in cyberspace, and gender in eDating.

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Online Social Behavior Collection: Global Media: Convergence And Cultural Transformation  (ISBN-10: 1609600398 | ISBN-13: 9781609600396)

Emerging Social Patterns and Characteristics New media and technology are firmly embedded in our contemporary society and culture. The application of the internet and mobile communications, including online gaming, has made a huge impact on political participation, business, education, and social relations. GLOBAL MEDIA: CONVERGENCE AND CULTURAL TRANSFORMATION: Emerging Social Patterns and Characteristics aims to engage the complex relationship between technology, culture, and socio-economic elements by exploring it in a transnational, yet contextually grounded, framework. This book explores diverse perspectives and approaches, from political economy to cultural studies, and from policy studies to ethnography, In order to reflect varied perspectives on the convergence of culture and new media technology.

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Online Social Behavior Collection: Interactive Media Use And Youth: Learning, Knowledge Exchange And Behavior  (ISBN-10: 1609602080 | ISBN-13: 9781609602086)

This book provides a comprehensive collection of knowledge on interactive media based on different perspectives on quantitative and descriptive studies, what goes on in the contemporary media landscape, and pedagogical research on formal and non-formal learning strategies.

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Online Social Behavior Collection: Interpersonal Relations And Social Patterns In Communication Technologies  (ISBN-10: 1615208283 | ISBN-13: 9781615208289)

INTERPERSONAL RELATIONS AND SOCIAL PATTERNS IN COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES: DISCOURSE NORMS, LANGUAGE STRUCTURES AND CULTURAL VARIABLLES describes the growing proliferation of CMC applications and the need for new perspectives, methods and tools for research and practice. This reference work explores the conceptual foundations of computer-mediated interaction, language action and discourse features in various CMC contexts. Uncovering the fundamental components of CMC and looking at interdisciplinary perspectives through a variety of research methods, this book is ideal for researchers, academics, and practitioners interested in information and communication technologies in respect to online social interactions and discourse.

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Online Social Behavior Collection: Social Knowledge: Using Social Media To Know What You Know  (ISBN-10: 1609602056 | ISBN-13: 9781609602055)

This book aims to provide relevant theoretical frameworks, latest empirical research findings, and practitioners' best practices in the area. The book is multidisciplinary in nature and considers a wide range of topics, each of which is related to social knowledge. It is written for professionals who want to improve their understanding of the strategic role of social knowledge in business, government, or non-profit sectors.

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Online Social Behavior Collection: Youth Culture And Net Culture: Online Social Practices  (ISBN-10: 1609602110 | ISBN-13: 9781609602116)

This book aims to engage the complex relationship between technology and youth culture, while outlining the details of various online social activities. This book focuses on generational aspects of online social practices, as well as other facets, such as gender and social class. Presenting the views of young people regarding social practices is paramount in a time when the educational system, policymakers and non-governmental organizations are calling for this knowledge.

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