Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI

Online Communities and Social Computing

4th International Conference, OCSC 2011, Held as Part of HCI International 2011, Orlando, FL, USA, July 9-14, 2011. Proceedings

Editors: Ozok, A. Ant, Zaphiris, Panayiotis (Eds.)

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Online Communities and Social Computing, OCSC 2011, held in Orlando, FL, USA in July 2011 in the framework of the 14th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, HCII 2011 with 10 other thematically similar conferences. The 77 revised papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions. The papers accepted for presentation thoroughly cover the thematic area of online communities and social computing, addressing the following major topics: on-line communities and intelligent agents in education and research; blogs, Wikis and Twitters; social computing in business and the enterprise; social computing in everyday life; information management in social computing.

Table of contents (41 chapters)

  • Promoting Reflective Learning: The Role of Blogs in the Classroom

    Ahmad, Rahayu (et al.)

    Pages 3-11

  • Meet Researcher in the Real World Using the ConAR: Context-Aware Researcher

    Baek, Sung-Wook (et al.)

    Pages 12-19

  • Gaining Insight into the Application of Second Life in a Computing Course: Students’ Perspectives

    Braman, James (et al.)

    Pages 20-29

  • Third Agers and Social Networking in Higher Education

    Connolly, Christopher M. (et al.)

    Pages 30-39

  • A Real-time Disaster Situation Mapping System for University Campuses

    Iizuka, Kayo (et al.)

    Pages 40-49

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Online Communities and Social Computing
Book Subtitle
4th International Conference, OCSC 2011, Held as Part of HCI International 2011, Orlando, FL, USA, July 9-14, 2011. Proceedings
Editors
  • A. Ant Ozok
  • Panayiotis Zaphiris
Series Title
Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI
Series Volume
6778
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-21796-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-21796-8
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-21795-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 388
Number of Illustrations and Tables
34 b/w illustrations, 58 illustrations in colour
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