Everyday Domestic Research in the Knowledge Society: How Ordinary People Use Information and Communication Technologies to Participate

  • Ben Anderson


The combination of increasingly pervasive information technologies and the related structural changes in the occupational and production structures of many western economies are often claimed to have launched a ‘knowledge society’ (Castells 2000). In this society access to ‘information’, its distillation into ‘knowledge’ and its use in producing ‘value-added’ services is argued to be one of the key driving economic forces.


Health Information Internet Access Internet User Knowledge Society Unemployment Duration 
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