TURKISH ONLINE JOURNAL OF DISTANCE EDUCATION, vol.12, no.3, pp.108-117, 2011 (ESCI)
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TURKISH ONLINE JOURNAL OF DISTANCE EDUCATION
Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus
Second Life, virtual ethnography, participant observation, virtual communities
Anadolu University Affiliated:
The rise of digital technologies like 3D virtual worlds has the potential to open new directions in virtual ethnography researches. Although there has been a lot of discussion about conducting research in online spaces and in virtual games, there are few studies on conducting research in virtual worlds.