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International Journal of Virtual Communities and Social Networking (IJVCSN) Volume 8, Issue 2

Book Description

Virtual communities and social networking are changing our social and work environments. The International Journal of Virtual Communities and Social Networking (IJVCSN) provides a forum for researchers, practitioners, and users to study and discuss technical, social and legal issues in this fast changing environment. IJVCSN strives to be an inter-disciplinary journal that draws upon research from different fields such as information systems, computer science, sociology, and psychology.

This issue contains the following articles:

  • Perceptions of Social Media Impact on Social Behavior of Students: A Comparison between Students and Faculty
  • An Extensible Game Engine to Develop Animated Facial Avatars in 3D Virtual Environment
  • Intended Continued Use Social Networking Sites: Effects on Job Satisfaction and Performance
  • Evaluating the Business Impacts of Social Media Use with System Dynamics and Agent-Based Modeling: A Literature Review