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Influence of virtual world end-user motives on social capital

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Title
Influence of virtual world end-user motives on social capital
Type
Dataset
Date Record Created
2017-03-20
Date Record Modified
2018-03-02
Language
English
Coverage
Date Coverage
2015-06-04 to 2015-09-06
Time Period
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Geospatial Location
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Description
Descriptions
  1. Type: brief

    Data exported for Mohamed's PhD thesis project. The online survey was deployed through SurveyMonkey (www.surveymonkey.com) as an appropriate tool for global data collection—specifically targeting English speaking active end-users. SurveyMonkey facilitates an easy solution to export respondent data into Excel or SPSS. The size of sample in the extant literature that target Second Life, Entropia Universe and World of Warcraft. The data is collecting information regarding end-user demographics, motivations, and social capital.

  2. Type: note

    The dataset consists of a file in SPSS (.sav) and comma-separated values (.csv) formats and a data dictionary in PDF (.pdf) format. IP addresses have been removed from the SPSS and CSV files to de-identify them.

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People
Creators
  1. Managed by: Mohamed Nazir Riad Mohamed , Mohamed.Mohamed@my.jcu.edu.au , College of Business, Law & Governance
Primary Contact
Mohamed Nazir Riad Mohamed, Mohamed.Mohamed@my.jcu.edu.au
Supervisors
  1. Prof John Hamilton , john.hamilton@jcu.edu.au
Collaborators
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Subject
Fields of Research
  1. 159999 - Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services not elsewhere classified (159999)
Socio-Economic Objective
  1. 899999 - Information and Communication Services not elsewhere classified (899999)
Keywords
  1. virtual reality
  2. virtual worlds
Research Activity
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Research Themes
Not aligned to a University theme
Rights
License
CC BY-NC: Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 AU
License - Other
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Access Rights/Conditions
Please contact the data manager or nominated primary contact to negotiate access to this data. If you have difficulty, please contact researchdata@jcu.edu.au for assistance.
Type
conditional
Rights
Once access to the data has been obtained via negotiation with the data manager, use of the dataset is governed by the CC-BY-NC AU licence.
Data
Data Location
Online Locations
Attachments
  1. Mohamed_PhD_Data_Dictionary.pdf (Supporting Material, Public)
Stored At
Secure data section of the Tropical Data Hub (TDH) archive - eResearch Centre, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia. De-identified data only to be accessed.
Citation
Cite:
Mohamed, M. (2017). Influence of virtual world end-user motives on social capital. James Cook University. (dataset). b76a4550c61d82d23a3749e89063bab3