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Networked Families


Blau, F.D., Ferber, M. A. & A. E. Winkler. (2005). Economics of Women, Men, and Work (5th Edition). Pearson Prentice Hall.

Boase, J., Chen, W., Wellman, B. & M. Prijatelj. (2003). “Is there a place in cyberspace? The uses and users of the internet in public and private places”. Culture et Geographie, No. 46 (Été), pp. 5-20.

Boase, J. & Wellman, B. (2006). “Personal Relationships: On and Off the Internet”, in Handbook of Personal Relations, A. Vangelisti & D. Perlman (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 709-723.

Boneva, B. & R. Kraut. (2002). “Email, gender and personal relationships”, in The Internet in Everyday Life, B. Wellman & C. Haythornthwaite (eds.), Blackwell, Oxford, pp. 372-403.

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Copher, J. I., Kanfer, A. G. & M. B. Walker. (2002). “Everyday communication patterns of heavy and light email users”, in The Internet in Everyday Life, B. Wellman & C. Haythornthwaite (eds.), Blackwell, Oxford, pp. 263-288.

Hampton, K. & B. Wellman. (2003). “Neighboring in Netville: how the internet supports community and social capital in a wired suburb”. City and Community, Vol. 2(3), pp. 277-311.

Haythornthwaite, C. (2005). “Social networks and Internet connectivity effects”, Information, Communication & Society, Vol. 8(2), pp. 125-147.

Horrigan, J.B. & L. Rainie. (2002). “Emails that Matter: Changing Patterns of Internet Use over a Year’s Time”, IT & Society, Vol. 1(1), pp. 135-150.

Jacobs, J.A., & Gerson, K. (2001). “Overworked individuals or overworked families? explaining trends in work, leisure, and family time”, Work and Occupations, Vol. 28, No. 1, pp. 40-63.

Kennedy, T. & B. Wellman. (2007). “Networked Households”.  Information, Communication & Society, Vol. 10 (5), pp 644-669.

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Mok, D. & B. Wellman. (2007). “Did distance matter before the Internet? Interpersonal contact and support in the 1970s”, Social Networks, Vol. 29(3), pp. 430–61.

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Wellman, B. & B. Hogan with J. Boase, K. Berg, J. Carrasco, J. Kayahara, and T. Kennedy (2006). “Connected Lives: The Project” in Networked Neighbourhoods: The Connected Community in Context, Patrick Purcell (ed). Berlin: Springer, pp 161-216.

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