The Immersive Internet

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

  • Robin Teigland
  • Dominic Power

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Anthony M. Townsend, Brian E. Mennecke
    Pages 65-76
  3. James Barrett
    Pages 77-91
  4. Steve Mahaley, Chuck Hamilton, Tony O’Driscoll
    Pages 114-124
  5. Inger-Marie Falgren Christensen, Andrew Marunchak, Cristina Stefanelli
    Pages 125-137
  6. Maria Laura Toraldo, Gianluigi Mangia, Stefano Consiglio, Riccardo Mercurio
    Pages 138-147
  7. Rhonda McEwen, Barry Wellman
    Pages 168-179
  8. Cynthia Calongne, Peggy Sheehy, Andrew Stricker
    Pages 180-191
  9. Andrew Harrison, Brian E. Mennecke, William N. Dilla
    Pages 214-227
  10. Rick Oller
    Pages 228-237
  11. Tom Boellstorff
    Pages 247-252
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 253-264

About this book


Collecting short thought pieces by some of the leading thinkers on the emerging 'Immersive Internet', Power and Teigland's book questions what a more immersive and intimate internet – based on social media, augmented reality, virtual worlds, online games, 3D internet and beyond – might mean for society and for each of us.


communication Framing identity Internet media Online performance semantic web social network social networks society

Editors and affiliations

  • Robin Teigland
    • 1
  • Dominic Power
    • 2
  1. 1.Stockholm School of EconomicsSweden
  2. 2.Uppsala UniversitySweden

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