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The Rise of the Network Society (The Information Age: Economy, Society and… (edition 2000)

by Manuel Castells

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This book, the first in Castells' ground-breaking trilogy, is an account of the economic and social dynamics of the new age of information. Based on research in the USA, Asia, Latin America, and Europe, it aims to formulate a systematic theory of the information society which takes account of the fundamental effects of information technology on the contemporary world.… (more)
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Title:The Rise of the Network Society (The Information Age: Economy, Society and Culture, Volume 1) (Vol 1)
Authors:Manuel Castells
Info:Wiley-Blackwell (2000), Edition: 2nd, Paperback, 594 pages
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Livro importante para resgatar a motivação e a compreensão do porquê estar a afezer este doutoramento.
  judite | Aug 8, 2008 |
if you are going to a desert island and have to take only five books with you, please take this one. it is 10 years old, but it is an amazing summary and not yet out of date -- some of the stuff he wrote about time and flows, people have mostly not even thought about yet. ( )
  humdog | Feb 17, 2007 |
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This book, the first in Castells' ground-breaking trilogy, is an account of the economic and social dynamics of the new age of information. Based on research in the USA, Asia, Latin America, and Europe, it aims to formulate a systematic theory of the information society which takes account of the fundamental effects of information technology on the contemporary world.

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