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Information Age

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

The term information age refers to the existence of society on a global scale wherein the creation, distribution, integration, and manipulation of information is the defining activity that shapes and transforms increasing realms of life. It may be understood as ...

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