The use of actor-network theory and a practice-based approach to understand online community participation

@inproceedings{Rivera2013TheUO,
  title={The use of actor-network theory and a practice-based approach to understand online community participation},
  author={Gibr{\'a}n Rivera},
  year={2013}
}
Participation in online communities is problematic. Take up of community technologies is often patchy and subject to resistance, particularly in organisational settings. Previous literature, mainly influenced by a cognitive tradition, tends to explain this either through features of the technology such as interface design or through individual motivational structures. This study explores the insights Actor-Network Theory (Callon, 1986; Latour, 1986; Law, 1986c; Law, 1986b; Law, 1992) and a… CONTINUE READING

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