The Resource Electronic Tribes : The Virtual Worlds of Geeks, Gamers, Shamans, and Scammers

Electronic Tribes : The Virtual Worlds of Geeks, Gamers, Shamans, and Scammers

Label
Electronic Tribes : The Virtual Worlds of Geeks, Gamers, Shamans, and Scammers
Title
Electronic Tribes
Title remainder
The Virtual Worlds of Geeks, Gamers, Shamans, and Scammers
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Adams, Tyrone L
LC call number
TK5105.88817 -- .E53 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Smith, Stephen A
  • ProQuest (Firm)
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  • Communication and technology
  • Internet -- Social aspects
  • Online social networks
  • Tribes
Label
Electronic Tribes : The Virtual Worlds of Geeks, Gamers, Shamans, and Scammers
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3443360
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents -- Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- INTRODUCTION. Where Is the Shaman? -- PART I. CONCEPTUALIZING ELECTRONIC TRIBES -- CHAPTER 1. "A Tribe by Any Other Name . . ." -- CHAPTER 2. Mimetic Kinship: Theorizing Online "Tribalism" -- CHAPTER 3. Electronic Tribes (E-Tribes): Some Theoretical Perspectives and Implications -- CHAPTER 4. Revisiting the Impact of Tribalism on Civil Society: An Investigation of the Potential Benefi ts of Membership in an E-Tribe on Public Discourse -- PART II. SOCIAL CONSEQUENCES OF ELECTRONIC TRIBALISM -- CHAPTER 5. Theorizing the E-Tribe on MySpace.com -- CHAPTER 6. Don't Date, Craftsterbate: Dialogue and Resistance on craftster.org -- CHAPTER 7. Guild Life in the World of Warcraft: Online Gaming Tribalism -- CHAPTER 8. At the Electronic Evergreen: A Computer-Mediated Ethnography of Tribalism in a Newsgroup from Montserrat and Afar -- PART III. EMERGING ELECTRONIC TRIBAL CULTURES -- CHAPTER 9. "Like a neighborhood of sisters": Can Culture Be Formed Electronically? -- CHAPTER 10. Gerald M. Phillips as Electronic Tribal Chief: Socioforming Cyberspace -- CHAPTER 11. Digital Dreamtime, Sonic Talismans: Music Downloading and the Tribal Landscape -- CHAPTER 12. Magic, Myth, and Mayhem: Tribalization in the Digital Age -- PART IV. CYBERCRIME AND COUNTERCULTURE AMONG ELECTRONIC TRIBES -- CHAPTER 13. Mundanes at the Gate . . . and Perverts Within: Managing Internal and External Threats to Community Online -- CHAPTER 14. Brotherhood of Blood: Aryan Tribalism and Skinhead Cybercrews -- CHAPTER 15. Radical Tribes at Warre: Primitivists on the Net -- CHAPTER 16. A "Tribe" Migrates Crime to Cyberspace: Nigerian Igbos in 419 E-Mail Scams -- About the Contributors -- Index
Control code
EBC3443360
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (332 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780292793965
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3443360
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3443360
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10273734
  • (OCoLC)309871445
Label
Electronic Tribes : The Virtual Worlds of Geeks, Gamers, Shamans, and Scammers
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3443360
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents -- Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- INTRODUCTION. Where Is the Shaman? -- PART I. CONCEPTUALIZING ELECTRONIC TRIBES -- CHAPTER 1. "A Tribe by Any Other Name . . ." -- CHAPTER 2. Mimetic Kinship: Theorizing Online "Tribalism" -- CHAPTER 3. Electronic Tribes (E-Tribes): Some Theoretical Perspectives and Implications -- CHAPTER 4. Revisiting the Impact of Tribalism on Civil Society: An Investigation of the Potential Benefi ts of Membership in an E-Tribe on Public Discourse -- PART II. SOCIAL CONSEQUENCES OF ELECTRONIC TRIBALISM -- CHAPTER 5. Theorizing the E-Tribe on MySpace.com -- CHAPTER 6. Don't Date, Craftsterbate: Dialogue and Resistance on craftster.org -- CHAPTER 7. Guild Life in the World of Warcraft: Online Gaming Tribalism -- CHAPTER 8. At the Electronic Evergreen: A Computer-Mediated Ethnography of Tribalism in a Newsgroup from Montserrat and Afar -- PART III. EMERGING ELECTRONIC TRIBAL CULTURES -- CHAPTER 9. "Like a neighborhood of sisters": Can Culture Be Formed Electronically? -- CHAPTER 10. Gerald M. Phillips as Electronic Tribal Chief: Socioforming Cyberspace -- CHAPTER 11. Digital Dreamtime, Sonic Talismans: Music Downloading and the Tribal Landscape -- CHAPTER 12. Magic, Myth, and Mayhem: Tribalization in the Digital Age -- PART IV. CYBERCRIME AND COUNTERCULTURE AMONG ELECTRONIC TRIBES -- CHAPTER 13. Mundanes at the Gate . . . and Perverts Within: Managing Internal and External Threats to Community Online -- CHAPTER 14. Brotherhood of Blood: Aryan Tribalism and Skinhead Cybercrews -- CHAPTER 15. Radical Tribes at Warre: Primitivists on the Net -- CHAPTER 16. A "Tribe" Migrates Crime to Cyberspace: Nigerian Igbos in 419 E-Mail Scams -- About the Contributors -- Index
Control code
EBC3443360
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (332 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780292793965
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3443360
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3443360
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10273734
  • (OCoLC)309871445

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