New Directions in Human Information Behavior

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-3667-5 (Print) 978-1-4020-3670-5 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-10

      Introduction: New Directions in Human Information Behavior

  2. Evolutionary and Social HIB Frameworks

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 11-11

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      Pages 13-31

      Emerging Evolutionary Approach to Human Information Behavior

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      Pages 33-53

      Information Behavior in Pre-literate Societies

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      Pages 55-70

      Toward a Social Framework for Information Seeking

  3. Spatial and Collaborative HIB Frameworks

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 71-71

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      Pages 73-92

      Mapping Textually Mediated Information Practice in Clinical Midwifery Care

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      Pages 93-111

      Information Grounds: Theoretical Basis and Empirical Findings on Information Flow in Social Settings

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      Pages 113-134

      Information Sharing

  4. Multitasking, Non-linear, Organizing, and Digital Frameworks

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 135-135

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      Pages 137-154

      Multitasking and Co-ordinating Framework for Human Information Behavior

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      Pages 155-170

      A Non-linear Perspective on Information Seeking

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      Pages 171-202

      A Cognitive Framework for Human Information Behavior: The Place of Metaphor in Human Information Organizing Behavior

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      Pages 203-228

      The Digital Information Consumer

  5. Integrating Framework and Further Research

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 229-229

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      Pages 231-237

      Integrations and Further Research