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Network Technology and Networked Organizations

WithEVAN HENSHAW-PLATH

In this chapter, I explore three cases of how the Internet is used for innovative research and observation projects that lack the traditional organizational trappings of civil society. ey arose and formed out of the network itself rather than as traditional organizations trying to use information and communication technologies (ICTs). e three projects proled here

are by no means the only ones that embody new networked social/organizational forums.