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Internet

  • By: Daniel Araya
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

The Internet is a complex global system of interconnected cyber networks, linking hundreds of millions of computers around the world. As a single distributed system, the Internet supports a vast amount of public and private information and services in the form ...

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