Electronic tribes : the virtual worlds of geeks, gamers, shamans, and scammers [E-Book] / edited by Tyrone L. Adams and Stephen A. Smith.
Adams, Tyrone.
Smith, Stephen A.
1st edition
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2008
xiv, 315 pages : illustrations
englisch
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction,
  • Where is the shaman? /
  • Jim Parker
  • "Tribe by any other name..." /
  • Tyrone L. Adams and Stephen A. Smith
  • Mimetic kinship : theorizing online "tribalism" /
  • Veronica M. Davidov and Barbara Andersen
  • Electronic tribes (e-tribes) : some theoretical perspectives and implications /
  • Bolanle Olaniran
  • Revisiting the impact of tribalism on civil society : an investigation of the potential benefits of membership in an e-tribe on public discourse /
  • Christina Standerfer
  • Theorizing the e-tribe on MySpace.com /
  • David R. Dewberry
  • Don't date, craftsterbate : dialogue and resistance on Craftster.org /
  • Terri L. Russ
  • Guild life in the world of Warcraft : online gaming tribalism /
  • Thomas Brignall III
  • At the electronic Evergreen : a computer-mediated ethnography of tribalism in a newsgroup from Montserrat and afar /
  • Jonathan Skinner
  • "Like a neighborhood of sisters" : can culture be formed electronically? /
  • Deborah Clark Vance
  • Gerald M. Phillips as electronic tribal chief : socioforming cyberspace /
  • Ann Rosenthal
  • Digital dreamtime, sonic talismans : music downloading and the tribal landscape /
  • Michael C. Zalot
  • Magic, myth, and mayhem : tribalization in the digital age /
  • Leonie Naughton
  • Mundanes at the gate
  • and perverts within : managing internal and external threats to community online /
  • Steve Abrams and Smaragd Grün
  • Brotherhood of blood : Aryan tribalism and skinhead cybercrews /
  • Jody M. Roy
  • Radical tribes at Warre : primitivists on the net /
  • Mathieu O'Neil
  • "Tribe" migrates crime to cyberspace : Nigerian Igbos in 419 e-mail scams /
  • Farooq A. Kperogi and Sandra Duhé.