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Antecedents of an experienced sense of virtual community lisbeth tonteri1, miia kosonen⇑, hanna-kaisa ellonen1, anssi tarkiainen1 lappeenranta university of technology, school of business, po box 20, 53851 lappeenranta, finland. 1 eliciting a sense of virtual community among knowledge contributors sutanto, j, a kankanhalli, and bcy tan forthcoming in acm transactions on management information systems.
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