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Rheingold, Howard

  • By: David Silver
  • In: Encyclopedia of New Media
  • Edited by: Steve Jones
  • Subject:General Media, Communication & Cultural Studies

1947–

Author, Online Pioneer

Writer, editor, speaker, and online community builder, Howard Rheingold is best known as the author of The Virtual Community: Homesteading on the Electronic Frontier (1993), one of the first book-length attempts to treat the Internet ...

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