Can electronic contact foster real community
Unlike the real world, it is almost always easier to do an on-line
retreat than to confront difficult issues.
- Howard Rheingold's current
view: electronic communities aren't real, but
they can do some real good
- Too little social research yet
You are never forced to deal with someone you don't like, as you are
in the world of real space and real bodies.
Last modified: Thu Feb 18 9:07:46 MST 1999