The Social Life of Information John Seely Brown and Paul Duguid

Table of Contents

Several of the chapters from the original edition of The Social Life of Information are available on line.
The introduction and chapters 1-3 were published in the online journal First Monday;
Chapter 5 was published by the early blog "Red Rock Eater." These chapters can be reached through the links below.

Along with the new preface and introduction, the new edition also has short reassessments of each chapter.

Authors' Preface to the New Edition: Reasessing the Social

Introduction to the New Edition by David Weinberger

Preface to the 2002 Edition: Looking Around


Introduction: Tunneling Ahead

Chapter 1: Limits to Information

Chapter 2: Agents and Angels

Chapter 3: Home Alone

Chapter 4: Practice Makes Process

Chapter 5: Learning—in Theory and in Practice

Chapter 6: Innovating Organization, Husbanding Knowledge

Chapter 7: Reading the Background

Chapter 8: Re-education

Afterword: Beyond Information




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