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Understanding the impact of global networks on local social, political and cultural values

Understanding the impact of global networks on local social, political and cultural values

first symposium of the German American Academic Council"s project ..., Dresden, February 18-20, 1999

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Published by Nomos in Baden-Baden .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Computer networks -- Social aspects.,
  • Computer networks -- Political aspects.,
  • Computer networks -- Economic aspects.,
  • Globalization.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementChristoph Engel, Kenneth H. Keller (eds.).
    SeriesLaw and economics of international telecommunications,, v. 42.
    ContributionsEngel, Christoph, 1956-, Keller, Kenneth H. ed., German-American Academic Council Foundation.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM567 .U53 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination298 p. :
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6884344M
    ISBN 103789063894
    LC Control Number00458289
    OCLC/WorldCa43873375


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