Critiques on the participatory potentials of Web 2.0

  title={Critiques on the participatory potentials of Web 2.0},
  author={Bart Cammaerts},
  journal={Communication, Culture \& Critique},
  • Bart Cammaerts
  • Published 1 December 2008
  • Sociology
  • Communication, Culture & Critique
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