rise of the network society

by Manuel Castells

Publisher: Blackwell Publishers in Malden, Mass

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Information technology -- Economic aspects,
  • Information technology -- Social aspects,
  • Information society,
  • Information networks,
  • Technology and civilization

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [481]-532) and index.

StatementManuel Castells.
SeriesInformation age ;, v. 1
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC79.I55 C373 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 556 p. :
Number of Pages556
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL808342M
ISBN 101557866171, 1557866163
LC Control Number95045082

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