Reinventing Technology, Rediscovering Community: Critical Explorations of Computing as a Social Practice (Services)
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- Publisher : Praeger (June 3, 1997)
- Language : English
- Paperback : 272 pages
- ISBN-10 : 1567502598
- ISBN-13 : 978-1567502596
- Item Weight : 13.3 ounces
- Dimensions : 6 x 0.59 x 9 inches
- Best Sellers Rank: #5,939,400 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Then, considering community networks, in the book you might see glimmerings of the blog phenomenon. Or the various activist websites that blossom around election time.
Overall, at this time of writing, 2006, there are far richer examples of social computing, broadly defined, than as recently as 1997. The book's examples already seem so constrained. But it can be read as a pretty good analysis, given the material it knew.