Browse by Subject "Online Communities"
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(2009-06-01)As a way to gain greater insights into the operation of online communities, this dissertation applies automated text mining techniques to text-based communication to identify, describe and evaluate underlying social ...
(2007-05-15)This project examines the internet consumption of Korean pop culture and its related products by Korean American students in campus residence halls and how these activities may or may not form their identity as a Korean ...
Name Networks: A Content-Based Method for Automated Discovery of Social Networks to Study Collaborative Learning (2009)As a way to gain greater insight into the operation of Library and Information Science (LIS) e-learning communities, the presented work applies automated text mining techniques to text-based communication to identify, ...
(2006-12-15)This project investigates the social use of video games on campus. The author conducted two interviews, recorded gamers’ time allocation, and did participant observation during a Gaming Night and an EB Games Launch Party. ...
(2010-02-03)This poster presents an analysis of some of the challenges in gaining access and building trust in an online breast cancer support group. Although the group itself is not a closed group and is freely available on the ...
(2006-12-15)This project explores ISU students’ use of the social networking website Facebook, and asks why students participate in Facebook. The author conducted six interviews and did participant observation by making a Facebook ...