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The cultures of computing

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Published by Blackwell Publisher in Oxford, UK, Cambridge, MA, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communication -- Social aspects,
  • Electronic mail systems -- Social aspects,
  • Computer networks -- Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [256]-275) and index.

    Statementedited by Susan Leigh Star.
    SeriesSociological review monograph series, Sociological review monograph.
    ContributionsStar, Susan Leigh, 1954-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM258 .C845 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination282 p. :
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL787502M
    ISBN 100631192824
    LC Control Number95019807

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