Virtual Communities, Social Networks and Collaboration

  • Athina A. Lazakidou

Part of the Annals of Information Systems book series (AOIS, volume 15)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Stamatia Ilioudi, Athina A. Lazakidou, Nick Glezakos, Maria Tsironi
    Pages 1-13
  3. Nick Glezakos, Athina A. Lazakidou
    Pages 61-73
  4. Anargyros Chryssanthou, Iraklis Varlamis, Charikleia Latsiou
    Pages 75-113
  5. Lee Fueng Yap, Masahiro Bessho, Noboru Koshizuka, Ken Sakamura
    Pages 163-179
  6. Stelios Zimeras
    Pages 207-219
  7. Volkmar Schau, Kathrin Kirchner, Christian Stolcis, Christian Erfurth, Gerald Eichler, Wilhelm R. Rossak
    Pages 221-237
  8. Stelios Zimeras, S. Geronikolou
    Pages 239-249

About this book


Chapter 1. Health Related Virtual Communities and Social Networking Services
Stamatia Ilioudi, Athina Lazakidou, Nick Glezakos, and Maria Tsironi

Chapter 2. Emergent Evaluation Criteria for Collaborative Learning Environment
Ibrahiem M. M. El Emary

Chapter 3. Evaluating and Enriching Online Knowledge Exchange: A Social Epistemological / Lay Epistemics Perspective
Paul Matthews and Judith Simon

Chapter 4. Organizational Design of Online Communities
Nick Glezakos and Athina Lazakidou

Chapter 5. A Security Model for Virtual Healthcare Communities
Anargyros Chryssanthou, Iraklis Varlamis, and Charikleia Latsiou

Chapter 6. Cybernationalism: Terrorism, Political Activism, and National Identity Creation in Virtual Communities and Social Media
Matthew Franklin Palmer

Chapter 7. E-Government and Data Protection in the Public Sector
Mary Lampri

Chapter 8. Building SCIENAR, a virtual community of artists and scientists: usability testing for the system improvement
Iole Alfano, Manuela Carini, and Lorella Gabriele

Chapter 9. User-Generated Content for Location-Based Services: A Review
Lee Fueng Yap, Masahiro Bessho, Noboru Koshizuka and Ken Sakamura

Chapter 10. Generating Social Awareness through Social Network Sites
Penelopi Alexandrou

Chapter 11. Markov Random Field and Social Networks
Stelios Zimeras

Chapter 12. Mobile Communities – Current Status and Challenges
Volkmar Schau , Kathrin Kirchner , Christian Stolcis, Christian Erfurth, Gerald Eichler, and Wilhelm R. Rossak

Chapter 13. Social Networks in Environmental Epidemiology
Stelios Zimeras and S. Geronikolou


Information Systems Media Technology Networking Applications Online Communities Social Networks Virtual Communities

Editors and affiliations

  • Athina A. Lazakidou
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. NursingUniversity of PeloponneseSpartaGreece

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-3633-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-3634-8
  • Series Print ISSN 1934-3221
  • Series Online ISSN 1934-3213
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