Online Social Behavior Collection: Collaborative Information: Behavior User Engagement And Communication Sharing, 1st Edition

  • Jonathan Foster
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  • ISBN-10: 1615207988
  • ISBN-13: 9781615207985
  • DDC: 025.5
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 281 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released October 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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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.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Reviewers.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Collaborative Information Behavior in Large Groups.
2: Cultivating the Value of Networked Individuals.
3: Living with New Media Technology: How the Poor Learn, Share and Experiment on Mobile Phones.
4: Contributors and Lurkers: Obstacles to Content Creation in a Professional Online Community.
5: On the Challenges of Collaborative Data Processing.
6: Collaborative Information Behavior in Small Groups.
7: Collaborative Information Behavior: Exploring Collaboration and Coordination During Information Seeking and Retrieval Activities.
8: Why Do We Need to Share Information? Analysis of Collaborative Task Management Meetings.
9: Collaborative Information Behavior in Completely Online Groups.
10: Building a Learning Community: Students Teaching Students Using Video Podcasts.
11: Designs for Systems to Support Collaborative Information Behavior.
12: Language and Communication in Collaborative Information Behavior.
13: It Was Only Natural: A Cross–Disciplinary Approach to a CMC Study.
14: Sharing Information about the Pain: Patient–Doctor Collaboration in Therapy and Research.
15: Informing Traces: The Social Practices of Collaborative Informing in the Midwifery Clinic.
16: Collaboration as Co–Constructed Discourse: Developing a Coding Guide for the Analysis of Peer Talk During Educational Information Seeking.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.