The world and Wikipedia

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Wikipedia, User-generated content, User-generated content -- Social aspects, User-generated content -- Psychological aspects, Electronic encyclopedias, Electronic encyclopedias -- Social aspects, Electronic encyclopedias -- Psychological aspects, Knowledge, Sociolo
StatementAndrew Dalby.
LC ClassificationsZA4482 .D35 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23992474M
ISBN 100956205208
ISBN 139780956205209
LC Control Number2009674919

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