[Air-L] media environment / Internet as ecosystem
janet.sternberg at nyu.edu
Wed Feb 17 09:35:35 PST 2010
In my 2001 PhD dissertation, "Misbehavior in Cyber Places: The
Regulation of Online Conduct in Virtual Communities on the Internet," I
reviewed literature on media ecology and media environments, and used a
broad definition of the Internet as a complex set of overlapping media
The dissertation is available from ProQuest/UMI in both printed and
electronic form (PDF file) at
Regards to all,
Janet Sternberg, Ph.D.
Communication and Media Studies
Latin American and Latino Studies
Bronx, NY 10458-9993 USA
718-817-4855 voice | 718-817-4868 fax
jsternberg at fordham.edu | janet.sternberg at nyu.edu
President, Media Ecology Association
Emiliano Treré wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> In my PhD dissertation I'm focusing on the relations between social
> movements and the media, especially the Internet. I need some help in
> bibliography with regard to two topics:
> 1. the concept of media environment, mediascape, media ecology, etc.
> I'm considering the whole media repertoire of activists and not just
> focus on one specific medium.
> 2. the conceptualization of Internet not as a simple medium: I need
> some hints on papers, books and theories addressing the complexity of
> the Internet as an environment, an ecology that cannot be reduced to a
> unique technological block.
> Thanks a lot.
> Emiliano Treré
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