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Virtual Communities and Their Role

Virtual communities can be defined as communities constituted by people who are sharing common ideas, interests and feelings in cyberspace. Virtual communities have the form of social networks that encourage interaction among their members through message boards, chat rooms, social networking sites or even virtual worlds. 279 more words

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Final Project

Your final project is a 10-page paper that is due on 4-1-18, reflecting your experiences in the role you selected for your virtual community and how these experiences may inform your future role in public administration. 632 more words

Saturday morning musings

We are looking at a lovely Saturday again and I cannot help but take my time to enjoy my coffee and the hope that the day may bring :) 376 more words


Knowledge sharing in virtual communities - a review of the empirical research

This study reviews the recent empirical studies on knowledge sharing in Virtual Communities (VCs). The paper begins with an analysis of the VC conceptualisation and the focal phenomenon of knowledge sharing. 70 more words

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Understanding knowledge sharing in virtual communities

The biggest challenge in fostering a virtual community is the supply of knowledge, namely the willingness to share knowledge with other members. This paper integrates the Social Cognitive Theory and the Social Capital Theory to construct a model for investigating the motivations behind people’s knowledge sharing in virtual communities. 94 more words

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