Book 2013

The Immersive Internet

Reflections on the Entangling of the Virtual with Society, Politics and the Economy

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ISBN: 978-1-349-44884-5 (Print) 978-1-137-28302-3 (Online)

Table of contents (22 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

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    Pages 1-12

    Postcards from the Metaverse: An Introduction to the Immersive Internet

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    Pages 13-22

    Niggling Inequality: A Second Introduction to the Immersive Internet

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    Pages 23-36

    The Distributed Self: Virtual Worlds and the Future of Human Identity

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    Pages 37-48

    Meta-Dreaming: Entangling the Virtual and the Physical

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    Pages 49-64

    Individually Social: Approaching the Merging of Virtual Worlds, the Semantic Web, and Social Networks

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    Pages 65-76

    Virtual Worlds as Radical Theater: Extending the Proscenium

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    Pages 77-91

    Virtual Worlds and Indigenous Narratives

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    Pages 92-105

    The Immersive Hand: Non-verbal Communication in Virtual Environments

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    Pages 106-113

    Discovering the ‘I’ in Avatar: Performance and Self-therapy

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    Pages 114-124

    Reflections and Projections: Enabling the Social Enterprise

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    Pages 125-137

    Added Value of Teaching in a Virtual World

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    Pages 138-147

    Play and Fun Politics to Increase the Pervasiveness of Social Community: The Experience of Angels 4 Travellers

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    Pages 148-157

    Framing Online Games Positively: Entertainment and Engagement through ‘Mindful Loss’ of Flow

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    Pages 158-167

    Inhabitants of Virtual Worlds, Players of Online Video Games — Beware!

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    Pages 168-179

    Relationships, Community, and Networked Individuals

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    Pages 180-191

    Gemeinschaft Identity in a Gesellschaft Metaverse

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    Pages 192-203

    Sorting Out the Metaverse and How the Metaverse Is Sorting Us Out

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    Pages 204-213

    On the Shoulders of Giants: Understanding Internet-based Generative Platforms

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    Pages 214-227

    Social Norms, Regulatory Policies, and Virtual Behavior

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    Pages 228-237

    Self-organizing Virtuality

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