Who are the MySpace generation and how can they be represented in a work of fiction?

Duncan, Alasdair John (2008) Who are the MySpace generation and how can they be represented in a work of fiction? Masters by Research thesis, Queensland University of Technology.

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This document contains a creative work – the text of a young adult novel, The girl and the sea – and an exegesis examining the MySpace Generation through the methodological prisms of online ethnography and literature review.

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ID Code: 20176
Item Type: QUT Thesis (Masters by Research)
Supervisor: Pearce, Sharyn & Muller, Vivienne
Keywords: social networking, MySpace, online ethnography, young adult novel, Schoolies Week, Australian
Divisions: Past > Schools > Creative Writing & Literary Studies
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 28 Apr 2009 03:57
Last Modified: 28 Oct 2011 19:52

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