This timely book offers a mapping of the Internet as it has developed and is used internationally, providing a lively and challenging examination of the Internet and Internet studies. There is much interest among scholars and researchers in understanding the place of the Internet in cultural, social, national, and regional settings. This is the first book-length account that not only provides a range of perspectives on the international Internet, but also explores the implications of such new knowledge and accounts for concepts, methods, and themes in Internet studies. Of special interest will be the bookas fresh and up-to-date coverage of the Internet in perhaps the most dynamic region at present: Asia-Pacific.Eunice Yoon, aThe iPhone is so Yesterday in Asia, a CNN, www.cnn.com (January 13, 2007). ... function more like charge cards, where one is billed for the entire amount of transactions at the end of the month rather than just the interest payment. ... NTT Docomo, aAnnual Report 2000, a http://www.nttdocomo.co.jp/ english/corporate/ir/binary/pdf/library/annual/fy1999/p04_c.pdf Bandaia#39;s Kyarappa serviceanbsp;...
|Title||:||Internationalizing Internet Studies|
|Author||:||Gerard Goggin, Mark McLelland|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2010-04-15|