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Bruckman, Amy. "Approaches To Managing Deviant Behavior in Virtual Communities." Panel Discussion presented at CHI 94 in Boston, MA, April 1994.
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Cherny, L. "Gender Differences in Text-Based Virtual Reality." Proceedings of the Third Berkeley Women and Language Conference, 1994.
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Cherny, L. "Objectifying the Body in the Discourse of an Object-Oriented MUD." In Cyberspaces: Pedagogy and Performance on the Electronic Frontier, edited by C. Stivale in a special issue of Works and Days 25/26, volume 13, no. 1&2 (1995).
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Curtis, P., and D. Nichols. "MUDs Grow Up: Social Virtual Reality in the Real World." Report presented to Xerox PARC, Palo Alto, 1993.
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Czajkowski, Alex, and Sara Kiesler. "Computer-Mediated Communication: Or, the New Next Best Thing to Being There." National Forum 64, no. 3 (1984): 31-34.
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Dennis, A.R., S.T. Kinney, and Y.T. Hung. "Gender Differences in the Effects of Media Richness." Small Group Research 30, no. 4 (1999): 405-437.
DeSanctis, G., and P. Monge. "Communication Processes for Virtual Organizations." Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication 3, no. 4 (1998).
Dibbell, J. "A Rape in Cyberspace: How an Evil Clown, a Haitian Trickster Spirit, Two Wizards, and a Cast of Dozens Turned a Database into a Society." The Village Voice, (December 21, 1993): 36-42.
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Du Pont, Pete. "Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow: How the Internet Will Revolutionize Public Policy." Vital Speeches of the Day 65, no. 15 (1999): 477-479.
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Endo, Kaoru. "Projection into Virtuality: Modernity and Virtual Communities." Japanese Sociological Review 48, no. 4 (1998): 50-64.
Escobar, Arturo, et al. "Welcome to Cyberia: Notes on the Anthropology of Cyberculture." Current Anthropology 35, no. 3 (1994): 211-223.
Escobar, Arturo. "Anthropology and the Future: New Technologies and the Reinvention of Culture." Futures 27, no. 4 (1995): 409-421.
Fernback, J., and B. Thompson. "Virtual Communities: Abort, Retry, Failure?" Presented as "Computer-Mediated Communication and the American Collectivity" at the Annual Meeting of the International Communication Association, Albuquerque, New Mexico, May 1995.
Ferris, Sharmila Pixy. "Women On-Line: Cultural and Relational Aspects of Women's Communication in On-Line Discussion Groups." Interpersonal Computing and Technology 4, no. 3/4 (1996): 29-40.
Fischer, C. S. "Technology and Community: Historical Complexities." Sociological Inquiry 67, no. 1 (1997): 113-18.
Fuller, R. "Human-Computer-Human Interaction: How Computers Affect Interpersonal Communication." The Electronic Journal on Virtual Culture 2, no. 2 (1994).
Galegher J., L. Sproull, and S. Kiesler. "Legitimacy, Authority, and Community in Electronic Support Groups." Written Communication 15, no. 4 (1998): 493-530.
Garcia, A.C., and J.B. Jacobs. "The Eyes of the Beholder: Understanding the Turn-Taking System in Quasi-Synchronous Computer-Mediated Communication." Research on Language and Social Interaction 32, no. 4 (1999): 337-367.
Garton, L., C. Haythornthwaite, and B. Wellman. "Studying Online Social Networks." Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication 3, no. 1 (1997).
Graetz, K.A., et al. "Information Sharing Face-to-Face Teleconferencing, and Electronic Chat Groups." Small Group Research 29, no. 6 (1998): 714-743.
Granito, A.J., L. Groarke, and J. Kohls. "Open Peer Commentaries on Virtuality, Conversation, and Morality." Technology Studies 3, no. 2 (1996): 215-226.
Granovetter, Mark. "The Strength of Weak Ties." American Journal of Sociology 78, no. 6 (1973): 1360-1380.
Gregson, K. "Conversation and Community or Sequential Monologues: An Analysis of Politically Oriented Newsgroups." Proceedings of the ASIS Annual Meeting 35 (1998): 531-541.
Griffith, T.L., and G.B. Northcraft. "Distinguishing Between the Forest and the Trees: Media, Features, and Methodology in Electronic Communication Research." Organization Science 5, no. 2 (1994): 272-285.
Gruber, S. "Communication Gone Wired: Working Toward a Practiced Cyberfeminism." The Information Society 15, no. 3 (1999): 199-208.
Hacker, K.L., and M.A. Todino. "Virtual Democracy at the Clinton White House: An Experiment in Electronic Democratisation." Javnost /The Public 3, no. 1 (1996): 71-86.
Hafner, Katie. "The Epic Saga of The Well: The World's Most Influential Online Community (and it's not AOL)." Wired 5.05 (1997): 100-144.
Hampton, K.N., and B. Wellman. "Netville Online and Offline: Observing and Surveying a Wired Suburb." American Behavioral Scientist 43, no. 3 (1999): 475-492.
Harmon, Amy. "Researchers Find Sad, Lonely World in Cyberspace." New York Times, August 30, 1998.
Haythornthwaite, C., B. Wellman, and M. Mantei. "Work Relationships and Media Use: A Social Network Analysis." Group Decision and Negotiations 4, no. 3 (1995): 193-211.
Haythornthwaite, C. "Work, Friendship, and Media Use for Information Exchange in a Networked Organization." Journal of the American Society for Information Science 49, no. 12 (1998): 1101-1114.
Hearst, M.A., and J. Grudin. "The Changing Relationship Between Information Technology and Society: Has the Ice Man Arrived? Tact on the Internet." IEEE Intelligent Systems and their Applications 14, no. 1 (1999): 8-15.
Herring, Susan. "Gender Differences in Computer-Mediated Communication: Bringing Familiar Baggage to the New Frontier." Keynote paper at American Library Association annual convention (Miami, FL, June 27, 1994).
Herring, Susan. "Linguistic and Critical Analysis of Computer-Mediated Communication: Some Ethical and Scholarly Considerations." The Information Society 12, no. 2 (1996): 153-168.
Herring, Susan. "Interactional Coherence in CMC." Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication 4, no. 4 (1999).
Herring, Susan. "The Rhetorical Dynamics of Gender Harassment Online." The Information Society 15, no. 3 (1999): 151-168.
Hill, K.A., and J.E. Hughes. "Computer-Mediated Political Communication: The USENET and Political Communities." Political Communication 14, no. 1 (1997): 3-27.
Hiltz, S.R., and B. Wellman. "Asynchronous Learning Networks as a Virtual Classroom." Communications of the ACM 40, no. 9 (1997): 44-49.
Hinds, P., and S. Kiesler. "Communication Across Boundaries: Work, Structure, and Use of Communication Technologies in a Large Organization." Organization Science 6, no. 4 (1995): 373-393.
Ito, M. "Theory, Method, and Design in Anthropologies of the Internet." Social Science Computer Review 14, no. 1 (1996): 24-26.
Jacobson, David. "Contexts and Cues in Cyberspace: The Pragmatics of Naming in Text-Based Virtual Realities." Journal of Anthropological Research 52, no. 4 (1996): 461-479.
Jacobson, David. "Impression Formation in Cyberspace: Online Expectations and Offline Experiences in Text-Based Virtual Communities." Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication 5, no. 1 (1999).
Johnson, Dan. "Do-it-Yourself Governance?" The Futurist 33, no. 5 (1999): 12.
Jones, Quentin. "Virtual-Communities, Virtual Settlements and Cyber-Archaeology: A Theoretical Outline." Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication 3, no. 3 (1997).
Jones, Steve. "Using the News: An Examination of the Value and Use of News Sources in CMC." Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication 2, no. 4 (1997).
Jordan, T., and P. Taylor. "A Sociology of Hackers." Sociological Review 46, no. 4 (1998): 757-780.
Kahai, S., and R.B. Cooper. "The Effect of Computer-Mediated Communication on Agreement and Acceptance." Journal of Management Information Systems 16, no. 1 (1999): 165-188.
Katz, Jon. "The Tales They Tell in Cyberspace Are a Whole Other Story." New York Times, January 23, 1994, pp. A1, A30.
Kayany, Joseph M. "Contexts of Uninhibited Online Behavior: Flaming in Social Newsgroups on Usenet." Journal of the American Society for Information Science 49, no. 12 (1998): 1135-1141.
Kendall, Lori. "Electronic Identity: Anonymity Control on MUDs." American Sociological Association, 1995.
Kiesler, S., J. Siegel, and T.W. McGuire. "Social Psychological Aspects of Computer-Mediated Communication." American Psychologist 39, no. 10 (1984): 1123-1134.
Kiesler, S., D. Zubrow, and A. Moses. "Affect in Computer-Mediated Communication: An Experiment in Synchronous Terminal-to-Terminal Discussion." Human-Computer Interaction 1 (1985): 77-104.
Kiesler, S. "The Hidden Message in Computer Networks." Harvard Business Review 64, no. 1 (1986): 46-58.
King, Storm A. "Researching Internet Communities: Proposed Ethical Guidelines for the Reporting of Results." The Information Society 12, no. 2 (1996): 119-127.
Kling, Rob. "Synergies and Competition Between Life in Cyberspace and Face-to-Face Communities." Social Science Computer Review 14, no. 1 (1996): 50-54.
Kollock, Peter. "The Economies of Online Cooperation: Gifts and Public Goods in Cyberspace," 1999.
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Komito, Lee. "The Net as a Foraging Society: Flexible Communities." The Information Society 14, no. 2 (1998): 97-106.
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Kraut, Robert, et al. "Social Impact of the Internet: What Does it Mean?" Association for Computing Machinery 41, no. 12 (1998): 21-22.
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LeValley, Janet. "Doing It in Cyberspace: Cultural Sensitivity in Applied Anthropology." Anthropology of Consciousness 8, no. 4 (1997): 113-132.
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Lindlof, T.R., and M.J. Shatzer. "Media Ethnography in Virtual Space: Strategies, Limits, and Possibilities." Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media 42, no. 2 (1998): 170-189.
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Luke, Timothy. "The Politics of Digital Inequality: Access, Capability and Distribution in Cyberspace." New Political Science 41-42 (1997): 121-144.
Maltz, Tamir. "Customary Law and Power in Internet Communities." Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication 2, no. 1 (1996).
Mannecke, B.E., and J.S. Valacich. "Information is What You Make of It: The Influence of Group History and Computer Support on Information Sharing, Decision Quality, and Member Perceptions." Journal of Management Information Systems 15, no. 2 (1997): 173-197.
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Myers, Daniel J. "Communication Technology and Social Movements: Contributions of Computer Networks to Activism." Social Science Computer Review 12, no. 2 (1994): 250-260.
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Paccagnella, Luciano. "Getting the Seats of Your Pants Dirty: Strategies for Ethnographic Research on Virtual Communities." Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication 3, no. 1 (1997).
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