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Issue No.01 - Jan.-Feb. (2013 vol.17)
pp: 92-95
Kieron O'Hara , University of Southampton
ABSTRACT
In this introductory column, the author explores some issues regarding the definition of "digital citizenship," focusing on the associated rights and responsibilities, the value to be gained from citizenship, and the problems caused by conflict.
INDEX TERMS
Internet, Government policies, Blogs, Communities, Internet, democracy, citizenship, rights, Internet governance
CITATION
Kieron O'Hara, "Welcome to (and from) the Digital Citizen", IEEE Internet Computing, vol.17, no. 1, pp. 92-95, Jan.-Feb. 2013, doi:10.1109/MIC.2013.17
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