Between form and function: history and identity in the blogosphere

Johnson, Laurie (2012) Between form and function: history and identity in the blogosphere. Cultural Studies Review, 18 (1). pp. 59-85. ISSN 1837-8692

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This article considers the extent to which a history of the internet, and of the evolution of the general user from the specialist user, shapes the potential for blogs to function in relation to identity formation.

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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: c. Laurie Johnson 2012. Cultural Studies Review provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.
Depositing User: Assoc Prof Laurence Johnson
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Arts - School of Humanities and Communication
Date Deposited: 12 Mar 2012 01:53
Last Modified: 18 Jul 2014 06:14
Uncontrolled Keywords: blog; cyber studies; Internet history; cultural studies
Fields of Research (FOR2008): 20 Language, Communication and Culture > 2002 Cultural Studies > 200204 Cultural Theory
20 Language, Communication and Culture > 2001 Communication and Media Studies > 200102 Communication Technology and Digital Media Studies
Socio-Economic Objective (SEO2008): E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970120 Expanding Knowledge in Language, Communication and Culture

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