Internet research tools: Discourse on the blogosphere

Ngeow, Karen and Ngeow, Y.M. (2010) Internet research tools: Discourse on the blogosphere. In: Proceedings of 2010 International Conference on Humanities, Historical and Social Sciences (CHHSS 2010), 26-28 February, 2010, Singapore. (Unpublished)


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Internet-based and conventional research tools undeniably co-exist in a shared media space. Based on this premise, this paper discussed whether blogs can be viewed as a source for issues identification in a research study. The authors discuss blogging as indicator of social thought and practice, the increased credibility of bloggers’ discourse within cyber communities, and the reliability of blogs as an Internet research tool.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: blogs, Internet research, discourse analysis, online discourse
Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources
Depositing User: Mr Mohd Fazli Zainordin
Date Deposited: 05 Jun 2012 07:50
Last Modified: 11 Dec 2014 08:28

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