© 2004

Digital Communities in a Networked Society

e-Commerce, e-Business and e-Government

  • Manuel J. Mendes
  • Reima Suomi
  • Carlos Passos

Part of the IFIP International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 139)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. e-Government

    1. Roland Traunmüller, Maria Wimmer
      Pages 3-12
  3. Business Models of e-Applications

    1. Cornelia C. Krueger, Paula M.C. Swatman
      Pages 27-38
    2. Savanid Vatanasakdakul, Eugene Lee Boon Kiat, Joan Cooper
      Pages 51-62
  4. Innovative Structures in the Internet

    1. Wojciench Cellary, Sergiusz Strykowski
      Pages 65-76
    2. Lutz Koehler, Markus Anding, Thomas Hess
      Pages 77-88
    3. Maria Alaranta, Tuomas Valtonen, Jouni Isoaho
      Pages 103-115
  5. Auctions and e-Payment

    1. Michael Amberg, Markus Hirschmeier
      Pages 119-130
    2. Pedro A. L. Mindlin, Christiane M. Schweitzer, Tereza Cristina M. B. Carvalho, Wilson V. Ruggiero
      Pages 131-142
    3. Virpi Kristiina Tuunainen, Matti Rossi, Jussi Puhakainen
      Pages 143-154
  6. Future Aspects of Communication

    1. Radu Popescu-Zeletin, Stefan Arbanowski, Stephan Steglich
      Pages 157-173
    2. Borka Džonova-Jerman-Blažič
      Pages 187-200
  7. Internet and the WEB

    1. Rudi Studer, Sudhir Agarwal, Raphael Volz
      Pages 203-213
    2. Maria-Cleci Martins, Iria Garaffa, Maximiliano Kling
      Pages 215-225
    3. Fábio Ghignatti Beckenkamp, Wolfgang Pree
      Pages 227-238
    4. Paulo Sergio Rodrigues Lima, Marcelo Soares Pimenta
      Pages 239-250

About this book


Digital Communities in a Networked Society: e-Commerce, e-Business and e-Government deals with the accelerating evolution in the computerization of society. This evolution, or should we call it a revolution, is dominantly driven by the Internet, and documented by the novelties introduced, year by year, by Information and Communication Technologies.
The book contains recent results of research and development in the areas of:
-Business models of e-applications,
-Innovative structures in the internet,
-Auctions and e-payment,
-Future aspects of communication,
-Internet and the web,
-Advanced platforms and grid computing,
-Cooperation and integration,
-Modeling and construction of e-services.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Manuel J. Mendes
    • 1
  • Reima Suomi
    • 2
  • Carlos Passos
    • 3
  1. 1.UNISANTOSUniversidade Católica de SantosBrazil
  2. 2.Turku School of Economics and Business AdministrationFinland
  3. 3.CenPRACentro de Pesquisas Renato ArcherBrazil

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