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Could the Web be a temporary glitch?

Could the Web be a temporary glitch?
Could the Web be a temporary glitch?
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.
web science, sociology, hypertext history
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Carr, Leslie
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Halford, Susan
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Carr, Leslie
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Pope, Catherine
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Carr, Leslie, Pope, Catherine and Halford, Susan (2010) Could the Web be a temporary glitch? At WebSci10 WebSci10, United States. 26 - 27 Apr 2010. pp. 1-6.

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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.

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Published date: April 2010
Venue - Dates: WebSci10, United States, 2010-04-26 - 2010-04-27
Keywords: web science, sociology, hypertext history
Organisations: Web & Internet Science, Faculty of Health Sciences, Social Sciences

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Local EPrints ID: 271032
URI: https://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/271032
PURE UUID: 93c1a142-f8ba-44e5-ae9d-abff62a592f7
ORCID for Leslie Carr: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-2113-9680
ORCID for Catherine Pope: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-8935-6702

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Date deposited: 15 Mar 2010 10:09
Last modified: 06 Jun 2018 13:19

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Author: Leslie Carr ORCID iD
Author: Catherine Pope ORCID iD
Author: Susan Halford

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