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Project Name: 
e-Horizons Project
Principal Investigator / Director: 
William Dutton and Paul Jeffreys
Other Participants: 
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  • Division: Social Sciences
  • Unit: Oxford Internet Institute
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Partner organizations (inside or outside Oxford): 
Katy Börner at the University of Indiana, Michael Macy and colleagues at Cornell University, Rob Ackland of the Australian National University, Judy Olson and Tom Finholt at the University of Michigan
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Project Description: 

The e-Horizons Project was focused on critically assessing competing visions of the future of media, information and communication technologies and their societal implications. The project’s key strategy was to examine leading-edge developments in the use of information and communication technologies in the sciences and humanities as a window on the future of technology in everyday life. The project gained synergies from pursuing a range of interrelated projects and pooling the strengths of the Oxford Internet Institute (OII) and the Oxford e-Research Centre (OeRC) with the combined connections with the humanities, social and computer sciences and engineering across the University of Oxford and throughout the world.

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25/06/2015 16:24:36
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