Internet and Society
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This book provides a multidisciplinary view of the Internet and its interaction with society.
The principal perspectives that will be covered are:
- technology (the basic infrastructure of the web, its architecture and statistics)
- economics (the role that the Internet is playing and has played in economies)
- legal (legal issues, especially copyright, patent, trademark, but also libel, censorship, etc.)
- culture (online communities, cultural production)