Sources

Books

Benko, G. & U. Strohmayer (1997), Space & Social Theory, interpreting Modernity and Postmodernity. Oxford, United Kingdom: Blackwell Publishers Ltd.

Holloway, L. & P. Hubbard (2001), People and Place, the extraordinary geographies of everyday life. Essex England: Pearson Education Limited.

Know, P.L. & S.A. Marston (2007), Human Geography, place and regions in a global context. Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Pearson Prentice Hall.

Murray, W.E. (2006) Geographies of Globalization. New York: Routledge.

Ritzer, G. (2004) Globalization of Nothing 2. Thousand Oaks, California: Pine Forge Press.

 

Articles

boyd d.m. & N.B. Ellison (2008), “Social Network Sites: Definition, History and Scholarship.” Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication 13, p. 210-230.

Greenfield, P. & K. Subrahmanyam (2008), “Virtual Worlds in Development: implications of social networking sites.” Journal of Applied Development Psychology 29, p. 417-419.

Steinfeld, C. & B. Ellison (2008), “Social capital, self-esteem, and use of online social network sites; a longitudinal analysis.” Journal of Applied Development Psychology 29, p. 434 – 445.

 

Websites

Angermeier, M. (2005), Sleepless Night.
http://kosmar.de/archives/2005/11/11/the-huge-cloud-lens-bubble-map-web20/
(v
isited on 30-12-2008).

Berners-Lee, T. & R. Cailliau (1990), WorldWideWeb: Proposal for a Hyper Text Project.
http://www.w3.org/Proposal.html
(
visited on 30-12-2008).

CBS (2008), Centraal Bureau voor de Statistiek.
http://statline.cbs.nl/StadWeb/publication/?DM=SLNL&PA=71102net&D1=3-34&D2=0-5&D3=3&VW&T
(visited on 07-12-2008)

CERN (2003), CERN celebrates web anniversary.
http://press.web.cern.ch/press/PressReleases/Releases2003/PR04.03EWeb10Years.html
(visited on 30-12-2008).

De Telegraaf (2008), Nederland telt meeste leden netwerksites
http://www.telegraaf.nl/digitaal/1835876/___Nederland_telt_meeste_leden_netwerksites___.html
(visited on 02-01-2009)

Hyped.nl (2008), Groei: verdrievoudigd in een jaar tijd.
http://www.hyped.nl/details/20081221_groei_hyves_verdrievoudigd_in_een_jaar_tijd
(visited on 30-12-2008).

Georg Ritzer (2008), Georg Ritzer.
http://www.georgritzer.com/vita.html
(visited on 07-12-2008)

O’Reilly, T. (2006), Web 2.0 Compact Definition: Trying Again.
http://radar.oreilly.com/archives/2006/12/web-20-compact.html
(visited on 30-12-2008).

STIR (2008), Resultaten November 2008
http://www.stir.nl/bereiksonderzoek/resultaten/
(
visited on 30-12-2008).

 

Tables, figures and pictures

Table 1: Percentage of Hyves users in the Netherlands (Source: STIR, 2008)
Table 2: Statistics about Hyves and members (Source: STIR, 2008)

Figure 1: Timeline birth of some of the major SNS (Source: boyd & Ellison, 2008)
Figure 2: Geographical spread of our Hyves-network (Source: J. Buschenhenke)
Figure 3: Networks of the six friends who live in Groningen (Source: J. Buschenhenke)
Figure 4: Network of the six friends who do not live in Groningen (Source: J. Buschenhenke)
Figure 5: Results of the small survey (Source: W. Horrevorts)

Picture Globalization: SXC (2008), Stock. Xchng
http://www.sxc.hu/browse.html?f=search&txt=interconnected&w=1
(visited on 2-12-2008).

Picture World Wide Web 2.0: Angermeier (2005)
www.twanetwerk.nl/upl_images/
(visited on 30-12-2008)

Picture Hyves: Hyves (2008)
www.hyves.nl
(visited on 23-12-2008)

 

Other

Email correspondence with T. Rottenberg, staff member of Hyves. December 2008

Rottenberg, T. (2008) Information document ‘Tekst studenten van Hyves’.