Online around the World: A Geographic Encyclopedia of the Internet, Social Media, and Mobile Apps

by
Laura M. Steckmaneditor
Laura M. Steckmanauthor
Marilyn J. Andrewseditor
Marilyn J. Andrewsauthor
Online around the World: A Geographic Encyclopedia of the Internet, Social Media, and Mobile Apps

20170531

ABC-CLIO

Pages 448
Topics Geography and World Cultures
  • eBook

    9781610697767

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Table of Contents

Online around the World: A Geographic Encyclopedia of the Internet, Social Media, and Mobile Apps

Author(s): Steckman, Laura; Andrews, Marilyn;
Contributors: Steckman, Laura; Steckman, Laura; Andrews, Marilyn; Andrews, Marilyn;
Abstract:

Covering more than 80 countries around the world, this book provides a compelling, contemporary snapshot of how people in other countries are using the Internet, social media, and mobile apps.


• Demonstrates that while the Internet and the human desire to connect with others is universal, people in different cultures and regions have different preferences for what, where, and how they communicate online

• Identifies the ways in which the Internet and social media have profoundly impacted the world economically, culturally, and politically

• Chronicles the development of major social media innovations that have shaped online environments

Editor(s): Steckman, Laura; Andrews, Marilyn;
SortTitle: online around the world: a geographic encyclopedia of the internet, social media, and mobile apps
Keyword(s): Geography and World Cultures
Author Info:
Laura M. Steckmaneditor
Laura M. Steckmanauthor
Marilyn J. Andrewseditor
Marilyn J. Andrewsauthor
eISBN-13: 9781610697767
Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/9781610697767.jpg
Print ISBN-13: 9781610697750
Imprint: ABC-CLIO
Pages: 448
Publication Date: 20170531