Addressing the World : National Identity and Internet by Erica Schlesinger Wass, Dana M. Gallup, Tushar A. Gandhi, PDF

By Erica Schlesinger Wass, Dana M. Gallup, Tushar A. Gandhi, Toby E. Huff, Patrik Lindén, Martin Maguire, Paiki Muswazi, Patricio Poblete, Jenny Sinclair, Richard StClair, Peter K. Yu

ISBN-10: 0585483159

ISBN-13: 9780585483153

ISBN-10: 074252809X

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Few humans ponder a web area identify like .us or .in as something except an address--when, in reality, it frequently serves as a roadmap to nationwide identities and priorities. Addressing the area seems to be in the back of 11 of the 240 international domains, from the us and Australia to Moldova and East Timor, highlighting either the expertise and the bigger social constructs that make every one exact. tales and first-person debts via activists, reporters, web directors, attorneys, and lecturers study the sociological, old, political, and technological improvement of net nation code top-level domain names (ccTLDs). Addressing the area finds that know-how isn't just technology and domains should not simply practical--they are an entryway into cultural schooling and realizing. stopover at the author's web site for additional info, together with bankruptcy abstracts and images and bios of all participants.

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After one day, I returned to the office to find that everything possible was being done. Disappointed that not a single media outlet published any information based on my press release, I rewrote and reissued it. Still there was no reaction from the media. I called Tom to discuss what had happened; he agreed to also contact the media. 24 - Martin Maguire By the next day, most of our services were back online; I replaced our own web home page with a copy of the press release. 29The local BBC office in Dublin soon called to film a short video to use on its news and radio programs.

21. su name space to live despite its earlier removal from the I S 0 3166-1list. See note 20. 22. “Information on Serbia and Montenegro,” ISO, February 6, 2003, www. org/iso/en/prods-services/iso3 166ma/0 1whats-new/2003-02-06~statement~yu. html [accessed March 14,20031. 23. ArticleID=15127 [accessed March 19,20031. 24. For the list of reserved codes, see “IS0 3166 Reserved Codes,” www. html#reserved [accessed March 18, 20031. 25. htm. im), and Jersey (je), for example, were delegated while the codes were on the “Reserved List”; see John C.

Org/cctld/au/alston-to-lynn-O4ju~Ol. htm [accessed March 20,20031. 58. Cukier, “Eminent Domain,” 6 (see also 7-9,outlining a plan to nationalize ccTLDs). 59. See generally Roger A. Cunningham, William B. Stoebuck, and Dale A. Whitman, The Law ofReal Property, 2d ed. (St. : West, 1993),505-12,and Nichols on Eminent Domain (New York: Matthew Bender, 2003). 60. Cukier, “Eminent Domain,” 6. 61. See Arx and Hagen, “Sovereign Domains,” ‘p 83 (advocating the acknowledgment by national governments that each nation is authoritative for its respective ccTLD and the introduction of a peer-to-peer protocol into the DNS).

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