Netizen Movement
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Pronunciation: \ˈne-tə-zən-ˈmüv-mənt\
Function: Noun

1: Social reforming movement evolved by the networking of online communities.
2: Netizen Refers to a person who use the Internet to engage in activities of the extended social groups of the internet works (i.e., giving and receiving viewpoints, furnishing information, fostering the Internet as an intellectual and a social resource, and making choices for the self-assembled communities).

The term has been used most frequently recently in Korea and China where there are vigorous netizens movements. The election of President Roh Moo-hyun of South Korea in 2002 is widely attributed to the support for him among South Korean netizens, especially OhmyNews.



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