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Geographies of the World’s Knowledge

Synopsis
Dr Mark Graham presents this overview of the Oxford Internet Institute’s ‘Geographies of the Word’s Knowledge’ booklet which consists of ten visualisations - each one highlighting a particular dimension of the global distribution of knowledge. The booklet presents and interprets visualisations of global distributions of literacy and gender, Internet penetration, the world’s media and media readership, the distribution of academic knowledge by country and language, and global distributions of user-generated content in Google, Flickr, and Wikipedia.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2012
Subjects
Information technology
Keywords
Internet; knowledge management; digital technology; media literacy

Online availability

URI
http://webcast.oii.ox.ac.uk/?view=Webcast&ID=20120323_421
Delivery
Streamed/Download

Credits

Contributor
Mark Graham

Distributor

Name

Oxford Internet Institute

Email
enquiries@oii.ox.ac.uk
Web
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Phone
01865 287210
Fax
01865 287211
Address
University of Oxford
1 St Giles
Oxford
OX1 3JS

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