From Community to Collective: Institution and Agency in the Age of Social Networks

6 Pages Posted: 4 Feb 2011 Last revised: 9 Feb 2011

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Douglas Thomas

University of Southern California - Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

Date Written: February 2, 2011

Abstract

This paper defines the concepts of community and collective in the age of social networks.

Keywords: Networks, Community, Collective, Online Communities

Suggested Citation

Thomas, Douglas, From Community to Collective: Institution and Agency in the Age of Social Networks (February 2, 2011). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1754214 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1754214

Douglas Thomas (Contact Author)

University of Southern California - Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism ( email )

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United States

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