AN ANALYSIS OF THE LINGUISTIC DIVERSITY OF CYBERSPACE

Professor dr. habil., eng. Cezar VASILESCU
2015 Journal of Defense Resources Management  
The article proposes an analysis regarding the relationship between Internet usage and language. Moreover, it highlights the impact the latter have on the human interactions depicted by future knowledge societies within the framework of the Information Age. This endeavor explores from a linguistic perspective how cyber users' native language affects their Internet usage patterns. Hence, its final goal is to determine whether the Internet is expected to remain overbalanced in English usage. In
more » ... English usage. In this respect, the relationship between web users' native language and the language content of the Internet websites they access is also examined based on statistic data.
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