Chapter 2. The Global Villagers: Comparing Internet Users and Uses Around the World

  1. Barry Wellman and
  2. Caroline Haythornthwaite
  1. Wenhong Chen,
  2. Jeffrey Boase and
  3. Barry Wellman

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774298.ch2

The Internet in Everyday Life

The Internet in Everyday Life

How to Cite

Chen, W., Boase, J. and Wellman, B. (2002) The Global Villagers: Comparing Internet Users and Uses Around the World, in The Internet in Everyday Life (eds B. Wellman and C. Haythornthwaite), Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774298.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631235071

Online ISBN: 9780470774298

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Keywords:

  • global villagers;
  • internet users;
  • North America;
  • National geographic web survey;
  • telephone contact

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Exploring the Internet Globally

  • Surveying the Global Village

  • Mapping the Global Internet

  • Using the Internet around the World

  • Scouting Report on the Global Village

  • Appendix 2.1

  • Appendix 2.2