netizen

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netizen

(1) Any person who communicates on the Internet and belongs to the global electronic village.
(2) An Internet citizen who uses networked resources, which connotes civic responsibility and participation.

netizen

Online Any person who communicates on the Internet and belongs to the global electronic village; an Internet citizen, who uses networked resources, which connotes civic responsibility and participation. See Digerati, Internet.
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Still, these visions of netizenship from the digerati are essentially naive instrumentalist ones that imagine connectivity alone creates some sort of universal project out of common interests, shared goals, or communal values.
Youth netizenship in Korea might better be characterised as occurring in a cultural, technological and generational contact zone where suppressed desires confront a strict social system, where the boundaries between the cyber world and real world blur, and where Web 2.