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Author D'Haenens, Leen.

Title Cyberidentities : Canadian and European Presence in Cyberspace.

Imprint Ottawa : University of Ottawa Press, 1999.


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Description 1 online resource (224 pages)
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Contents Preface; Beyond Infrastructure: Canadian and European Identities in Cyberspace; Part One: Stationary Travelers?; The Trans-Canada Highway vs The Information Highway: The Road Less Traveled?; On the (Information) Highway: So Is This a Journey or What?; Part Two: Cyberlaw; Human Rights in Cyberspace; Internet and Public Order; The Legal Aspects of Digital Signatures; Part Three: Communities in Cyberspace; How Comfortably Does the Internet Sit on Canada's Tundra? Reflections on Public Access to the Information Highway in the North.
Policy-Making and the Value of Electronic Forms of Public Debate: Underpinning, Assumptions and First ExperiencesTwo Canadian Models of Communities on the Net: SchoolNet and Community Access; Teledemocracy in the Province: An Experiment with Internet-Based Software and Public Debate; Part Four: (Business) Opportunities on the Net; Work and Community in Networked Organizations; ICTs for SMEs: The SME Wins on the Information Highway; The Centre for Editing Early Canadian Texts (CEECT) and Cyberspace; Part Five: The Role of Government.
The Position of Flanders with Regard to Some Internet-Related MattersQuébécois Policy and the Development of the Information Highway; Advancing Canada's Information Highway: Strategies for the New Millennium; Electronic Commerce Policy and the European Commission; References; Abstracts; About the Authors.
Summary This innovative study explores diverse aspects of Canadian and European identity on the information highway and reaches beyond technical issues to confront and explore communication, culture and the culture of communication.
Note Print version record.
Language English.
Subject Internet -- European Union countries.
Information superhighway -- European Union countries.
Information technology -- European Union countries.
Internet -- Canada.
Information superhighway -- Canada.
Information technology -- Canada.
Internet -- Pays de la Communaute europeenne.
Autoroutes electroniques -- Pays de la Communaute europeenne.
Technologie de l'information -- Pays de la Communaute europeenne.
Internet -- Canada.
Autoroutes electroniques -- Canada.
Technologie de l'information -- Canada.
Communication studies.
Interdisciplinary studies.
Reference, information and interdisciplinary subjects.
Information superhighway. (OCoLC)fst00973075
Information technology. (OCoLC)fst00973089
Internet. (OCoLC)fst00977184
Canada. (OCoLC)fst01204310
Europe -- European Union countries. (OCoLC)fst01269470
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: D'Haenens, Leen. Cyberidentities : Canadian and European Presence in Cyberspace. Ottawa : University of Ottawa Press, ©1999 9780776604930
ISBN 9780776615738

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