The Network Society
The Network Society is now more than ever the essential guide to the past, consequences and future of digital communication.
Fully revised, this Third Edition covers crucial new issues and updates, including:
* the long history of social media and Web 2.0: why it's not as new as we think
* digital youth culture as a foreshadow of future new media use
* the struggle for control of the internet among Microsoft, Google, Apple and Facebook
* the contribution of media networks to the current financial crisis
* complete update of the literature on the facts, theories, trends and technologies of the internet
* new features for students with boxes of chapter questions, conclusions and boxed explanations of key concepts
This book remains an accessible, comprehensive, must-read introduction to how new media function in contemporary society.
- Derechos de autor:
- 2012 Jan A. van Dijk
Choosing a Book Format
EPUB is the standard publishing format used by many e-book readers including iBooks, Easy Reader, VoiceDream Reader, etc. This is the most popular and widely used format.
Audio DAISY format is used by GoRead, Read2Go and most Kurzweil devices.
Audio (MP3) format is used by audio only devices, such as iPod.
Braille format is used by Braille output devices.
DAISY Audio format works on DAISY compatible players such as Victor Reader Stream.
Accessible Word format can be unzipped and opened in any tool that supports .docx files.