master's thesis
Communities in Cyberspace and Activies within the Virtual World - Review of Personal Experience in the Game "Second Life"

Nives Jozić (2014)
Sveučilište u Zagrebu
Hrvatski studiji
ODSJEK ZA SOCIOLOGIJU
Metadata
TitleZajednica u kiberprostoru i djelovanje unutar virtualnog svijeta
AuthorNives Jozić
Mentor(s)Renato Matić (thesis advisor)
Abstract
Ovaj rad se bavi promišljanjem zajednice u kiberprostoru. Ukazuje na njihovu povezanost sa pravim tzv. tradicionalnim zajednicama. Kroz rad je razrađen početak stvaranja interneta te su opisani pojmovi kiberprostor i virtualna stvarnost, koji su potrebni za daljnje razumijevanje teksta. Zadnji dio rada sadrži primjer stvaranja i razvoja zajednice u kiberprostoru i prikaz osobnog iskustva boravka unutar igre Second Life te ukazivanje na problematiku istraživanja virtualnih svjetova.
KeywordsInternet community virtual communities cyberspace virtual reality Second Life ethnographic research
Parallel title (English)Communities in Cyberspace and Activies within the Virtual World - Review of Personal Experience in the Game "Second Life"
Committee MembersRenato Matić
Andreja Sršen
Ivan Markešić
GranterSveučilište u Zagrebu
Hrvatski studiji
Lower level organizational unitsODSJEK ZA SOCIOLOGIJU
PlaceZagreb
StateCroatia
Scientific field, discipline, subdisciplineSOCIAL SCIENCES
Sociology
Specific Sociologies
Study programme typeuniversity
Study levelgraduate
Study programmeDepartment of Sociology
Academic title abbreviationmag. soc.
Genremaster's thesis
Language Croatian
Defense date2014-09-23
Parallel abstract (English)
This paper focuses on deliberation of community in cyber space. It indicates on their connection with real so called traditional communities. Through this paper is elaborated the beginning of creation of the Internet and the terms cyberspace and virtual reality are being described, which are needed for further understanding of the text. The last part of paper contains the example of creation and development of community in cyberspace and the display of personal experience of residence inside game Second Life and indication on the problems of research of virtual worlds.
Parallel keywords (Croatian)Internet zajednica virtualne zajednice kiberprostor virtualna stvarnost Second Life etnografsko istraživanje
Resource typetext
Access conditionAccess restricted to students and staff of home institution
Terms of usehttp://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/
URN:NBNhttps://urn.nsk.hr/urn:nbn:hr:111:152717
CommitterRužica Grbešić