Chapter 1: Internet Studies: The Foundations of a Transformative Field

The Oxford Handbook of Internet Studies, W. H. Dutton, eds., Oxford University Press, 2013

24 Pages Posted: 11 Mar 2013

Date Written: March 10, 2013

Abstract

This is the introductory chapter of The Oxford Handbook of Internet Studies (OUP 2013). The chapter provides an overview of the rise of Internet Studies, the scope of this field, and competing perspectives on its present and future development. In addition, it provides an outline of the contributions to the handbook.

Keywords: Internet Studies, Internet, social sciences

Suggested Citation

Dutton, William H., Chapter 1: Internet Studies: The Foundations of a Transformative Field (March 10, 2013). The Oxford Handbook of Internet Studies, W. H. Dutton, eds., Oxford University Press, 2013. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2231188

William H. Dutton (Contact Author)

University of Southern California ( email )

3502 Watt Way #304
Los Angeles, CA 90089
United States

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