[Air-l] Internet Histories

Merav Katz meravka at post.tau.ac.il
Thu Mar 21 11:31:42 PST 2002

Hi Radhika,
I paste here my preliminary list re: Internet Histories. I'm no sure though
how many kinds have been written so far...

History of the Internet
Abbate, Janet. Inventing the Internet, Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 1999.

Hafner, Katie and Matthew Lyon. Where Wizards Stay Up Late: The Origins of
the Internet. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996.

Naughton, John. A brief history of the future: the origins of the Internet,
London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1999
Segaller, Stephen. Nerds 2.0.1 : a brief history of the internet, New York :
TV Books, 1998.

History of the World Wide Web
Berners-Lee, Tim with Mark Fischetti. Weaving the Web : the original design
and ultimate destiny of the World Wide Web by its inventor, San Francisco :
HarperBusiness, 2000, c1999
Gillies, James & Robert Cailliau. How the Web was born : the story of the
World Wide Web, Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2000

Social-Cultural History of the Internet

Gattiker, Urs E., Mahwah, N.J. The Internet as a diverse community :
cultural, organizational, and political issues, Lawrence Erlbaum Associates,

Greg Hearn, Tom Mandeville and David Anthony. The communication superhighway
: social and economic change in the digital age / St Leonards, N.S.W. :
Allen & Unwin, 1998

Gray Young (ed.). The Internet, New York : H.W. Wilson, 1998

David Porter (ed.). Internet culture, New York : Routledge, 1997

Poster, Mark. What's the matter with the Internet? Minneapolis : University
of Minnesota Press, c2001

Slevin, James. The internet and society, Malden, MA : Polity Press, 2000.

Grossman, Wendy, From anarchy to power : the net comes of age, New York ;
London : New York University Press, c2001

Understanding the Web : social, political, and economic dimensions of the
Internet / edited by Alan B. Albarran, David H. Goff.
Ames : Iowa State University Press, 2000

Linten, Allison J.
The Internet : a bibliography with indexes / Allison J. Linten.
Huntington, N.Y. : Nova Science Publishers, c2000.
Barrett, Neil.
The state of the cybernation : cultural, political and economic implications
of the Internet / Neil Barrett.
London : Kogan Page, 1996
Fractal dreams : new media in social context / edited by Jon Dovey.
London : Lawrence & Wishart, 1996

The World Wide Web and contemporary cultural theory / edited by Andrew
Herman & Thomas Swiss.
New York : Routledge, 2000
Miller, Riel.
The internet in twenty years : cyberspace, the next frontier? / [by Riel
[Paris] : OECD, c1997

Merav Katz
Doctoral Student
Graduate Program for History and Philosophy of Science, Bar-Ilan University,
Ramat-Gan, Israel

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