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Thoroughly revised and updated, this Student Edition of the successful Handbook of New Media has been abridged to showcase the best of the hardback edition. This Handbook sets out boundaries of new media research and scholarship and provides a definitive statement of the current state-of-the-art of the field. Covering major problem areas of research, the Handbook of New Media includes an introductory essay by the editors and a concluding essay by Ron Rice. Each chapter, written by an internationally renowned scholar, provides a review of the most significant social research findings and insights.
Chapter 5: New Media and Small Group Organizing
New Media and Small Group Organizing
Traditionally, small groups have been defined by researchers as collectives ranging from a minimum of two, and in most cases three, to a maximum of 15 or so members (cf. McGrath, 1984). Members of groups have interdependent goals, ...