May 02, 1997

The Social Life of Documents

Ralph Johnson: Wow! I just read "The Social Life of Documents" by John Seely Brown and Paul Duguid at You might have to "login" first at

Boundary objects: things that connect one community to another; denziens of the interstitial space between communities. They ply the area between these communities.

Control: Getting people in other communities to speak your language.

Posted by foote at May 2, 1997 08:53 AM