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Title Communities in action : papers in Community Informatics
Published [Place of publication not identified] : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2005
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Contents Cover -- TABLE OF CONTENTS -- PREFACE -- Community ICT Projects: Do They Really Work? Reflections from the West End Connect Project One Year On Helen Partridge, Lynn McAllister & Gillian Hallam -- Community Informatics and Knowledge Society in Puerto Rico: Promoting Civil Society8217;s Voice Jos233; S225;nchez Lugo -- Communities, Action and Inter-action: A Framework for Mediated Communication exploring Service Delivery and Planning of Community Care Services Kristine Deray, Simeon Simoff & Zoe Petridis -- Community Networks Today: Analysing New Media for Local Social Networking and Community Engagement Angela Button & Helen Partridge -- ePost: Networking Remote Areas Jacques Steyn -- Learning at the Border: How Young People in Informal Settings Use New Media for Community Action and Personal Growth Timnah Card Gretencord, Sunny Jeong, Karyn Mendoza, Ching-Chiu Lin, Claudia Serbanuta, Michelle Cruz-Santiago, Laura Lowe, Ann Bishop, & Bertram C. Bruce -- Developing Information Systems and their HCIs for Major Disasters Melih Kirlido & Fuat Ince -- Local Area SNS and Community Building in Japan Shigeki Toyama -- Community-based Broadband Organizations and Video Communications for Remote and Rural First Nations in Canada Susan O'Donnell, Sonja Perley, Brian Walmark, Kevin Burton, Brian Beaton & Andrew Sark -- Can ICTs Contribute to Regional Development? An Initial Exploration Janet Toland & Pak Yoong -- Understanding Support Services for Community-based Business Development Zoran Mitrovic, Wal Taylor, Andy Bytheway -- A Communications Policy Perspective on CTC Sustainability in Regional Australia: Normative Assumptions, Commercial Viability and Social Good Will Tibben -- Practices of Mobile Phone Use in Beijing Leopoldina Fortunati, Anna Maria Manganelli, Pui-Lam Law & Shanhua Yang -- The Old and the New Media: Community Communication and Citizen Participation in a Tri -Cultural Community in Mindanao Ma. Theresa M. Rivera -- Communities and Bazaar: The Open Model from Linux to Wikipedia Sara Arrigone -- 8216;Doing IT Better8217;: How does the Welfare Sector Act with Technology? Larry Stillman & Rebecca French -- Distributed Government Bureaucracy: A Proposed Approach to Developing Regional Communities in Queensland using ICT Mary O8217;Flynn & Roderick Jewell -- e-Governance In South Africa: Making The Populace Aware. An Eastern Cape Perspective Dr. Jan A. Meyer -- Index
Subject Community information services -- Computer networks -- Congresses.
Community life -- Technological innovations -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Stillman, Larry, Dr.
Johanson, Graeme.
French, Rebecca.
ISBN 9781443810487 (electronic bk.)