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<nettime> Value in informational capitalism and on the internet
Adam Arvidsson on Fri, 18 Mar 2011 12:06:38 +0100 (CET)

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<nettime> Value in informational capitalism and on the internet

Dear All,

I just wanted to share my approach to the ongoing debate on how to conceptualize the value that users and prosumers create for social media companies. A lot of people have used some version of the Marxist 'labor theory of value' to conceptualize this. I suggest that this is not radical enough.....

you can find the paper here




Adam Arvidsson
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University of Milano
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