New book featuring Debian - "Cyberchiefs"
2009-04-02 09:11:42 GMT
[apologies for multiple posts] Hi all Thought you might be interested to know that my new book 'Cyberchiefs' which analyses leadership and organisation in free software projects, weblogs and wikis has been released. In fact, one of the case studies deals with Debian. It's not freely distributed, though. Small puhblisher, so, no CC (for now). Sorry. Please see the blurb below for more info. Cheers, Mathieu ******* Cyberchiefs: Autonomy and Authority in Online Tribes Mathieu ONeil April 2009 PB / £ 17.99 / $ 32.95 / 978-0-7453-2796-9 / 215mm x 135mm / 242 pp People are inventing new ways of working together on the internet. Decentralised production thrives on weblogs, wikis and free software projects. In Cyberchiefs, Mathieu ONeil focuses on the regulation of these working relationships. He examines the transformation of leadership and expertise in online networks, and the emergence of innovative forms of participatory politics.(Continue reading)