Issues in the study of virtual world social movements

Mckenna, Brad ORCID:, Gardner, L and Myers, M (2011) Issues in the study of virtual world social movements. In: 15th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS), 2011-07-07 - 2011-07-11.

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Virtual worlds are online three-dimensional worlds that are often constructed to look much like the real world. As more people begin to use these virtual worlds, virtual communities are emerging enabling various social activities and social interactions to be conducted online. Based on a literature review of social movements, virtual communities and virtual worlds, this paper suggests a framework to guide IS research into this new and exciting area.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Social Sciences > Norwich Business School
UEA Research Groups: Faculty of Social Sciences > Research Groups > Innovation, Technology and Operations Management
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Date Deposited: 20 Apr 2016 12:02
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