The Cross-Purposes of Cross-Posting: Boundary Reshaping Behavior in Online Discussion Communities

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleThe Cross-Purposes of Cross-Posting: Boundary Reshaping Behavior in Online Discussion Communities Author(S)Brian S Butler (Author)
Abstract  Increasingly, online discussion communities are used to support activities ranging from software development to political campaigns. An important feature of an online discussion community is its content boundaries, which are individual perceptions of what materials and discussions are part of the community and what are not, and how that community is related to others within a larger system ...Paginationp993 - 1010
SubjectManagementDescriptorsInformation technology Computers
Journal TitleInformation Systems Research  
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