TITLE

FLAMERS

AUTHOR(S)
Chapman, Gary
PUB. DATE
April 1995
SOURCE
New Republic;4/10/95, Vol. 212 Issue 15, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the emergence of electronic discussion groups on the Internet and various computer networks as a feature of social life and manners in the U.S. Lack of public virtue in the cyberspace; Benefits of electronic anonymity for users; Prevalence of bigotry and misogyny among users of the Internet; Dominance of sex in online encounters; Forecast on the future of the Internet as a medium of communication.
ACCESSION #
9503307601

 

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