Could the Web be a temporary glitch?

Leslie Carr, Catherine Pope, Susan Halford

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Abstract

In this paper we begin with the assertion that Web Science is the study of the technologies and policies that support the co-construction of a linked online environment by a networked society, and we end by questioning whether the Web that we currently enjoy is a permanent and fundamental phenomenon, or merely a fashionable popular enthusiasm for a particular kind of information sharing.
Original languageUndefined/Unknown
Publication statusPublished - 1 Apr 2010

Keywords

  • web science, sociology, hypertext history

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