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Published by Sage Publications Ltd .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Cultural studies,
  • Cybernetics & systems theory,
  • Impact of science & technology on society,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Social aspects,
  • Cybernetics,
  • Sociological Theory,
  • Social Science,
  • Virtual reality,
  • Sociology,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Information Technology,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Body, Human,
  • Information society

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsMike Featherstone (Editor), Roger Burrows (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8030115M
ISBN 100761950842
ISBN 109780761950844

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