"Community" Metaphors online: A Critical and Rhetorical Study Concerning Online Groups

  title={"Community" Metaphors online: A Critical and Rhetorical Study Concerning Online Groups},
  author={Nicole Brown},
  journal={Business Communication Quarterly},
  pages={100 - 92}
  • N. Brown
  • Published 1 June 2002
  • Education
  • Business Communication Quarterly
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