Cyber Selves
  • Author : Radhika Gajjala
  • Release Date : 05 July 2022
  • Publisher : Rowman Altamira
  • Genre : Social Science
  • Pages : 152
  • ISBN 13 : 0759106924
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Book excerpt: Radhika Gajjala examines online community formations & subjectivities that are produced at the intersection of technologies & globalization. She concludes that virtual communities are embedded in real life communities & contexts, with human costs.

Cyber Selves

Cyber Selves

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