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Published by Centre for Research in Library and Information Management, University of Central Lancashire in Manchester .
Written in English


  • Internet (Computer network) -- Social aspects.,
  • World Wide Web (Information retrieval system) -- Censorship.,
  • Right-wing extremists -- Computer network resources.,
  • Left-wing extremists -- Computer network resources.

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Edition Notes

StatementPeter Brophy, Jenny Craven, Shelagh Fisher.
SeriesBritish Library research and innovation report -- 145
ContributionsCraven, Jenny, 1961-, Fisher, Shelagh, 1953-, University of Central Lancashire. Centre for Research in Library and Information Management., British Library. Research and Innovation Centre.
The Physical Object
Pagination95p. ;
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18963469M
ISBN 100953534308

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