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Chapter 20 Communication-Regulated Social Systems

DOI: 10.23912/9781911396512-3618

ISBN: 9781911396512

Published: December 2017

Component type: chapter

Published in: Peer-to-Peer Accommodation Networks

Parent DOI: 10.23912/9781911396512-3454



Peer-to-peer accommodation networks are considered a relatively new phenomenon. But how new are they really? This chapter explores social interactions on these networks and draws parallels to people whose existence has been dated back 65,000 years: Australian Indigenous communities. Despite their very different appearance, rules of engagement and context, traditional communities have far more in common with modern day neo-tribes that may have been thought.


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Goodfellow, Hardy & Dolnicar, 2017

Goodfellow, D.L., Hardy, A. & Dolnicar, S. (2017) "Chapter 20 Communication-Regulated Social Systems" In: Dolnicar, S. (ed) . Oxford: Goodfellow Publishers http://dx.doi.org/10.23912/9781911396512-3618


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