Addressing the World : National Identity and Internet by Erica Schlesinger Wass, Dana M. Gallup, Tushar A. Gandhi,

By Erica Schlesinger Wass, Dana M. Gallup, Tushar A. Gandhi, Toby E. Huff, Patrik Lindén, Martin Maguire, Paiki Muswazi, Patricio Poblete, Jenny Sinclair, Richard StClair, Peter K. Yu

Few humans examine a web area identify like .us or .in as something except an address--when, in truth, it usually serves as a roadmap to nationwide identities and priorities. Addressing the area appears in the back of 11 of the 240 international domains, from the USA and Australia to Moldova and East Timor, highlighting either the expertise and the bigger social constructs that make each one distinctive. tales and first-person money owed via activists, reporters, web directors, attorneys, and teachers learn the sociological, ancient, political, and technological improvement of net kingdom code top-level domain names (ccTLDs). Addressing the realm unearths that expertise is not only technological know-how and domains will not be simply practical--they are an entryway into cultural schooling and knowing. stopover at the author's site for additional info, together with bankruptcy abstracts and images and bios of all members.

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