“The (Railway) collection covers a very wide range of social, economic and technical subjects and is of interest to a number of academic disciplines” (Booth & Hopkin, 1994). This article draws similarities between the Internet revolution currently under way and the Railway revolution experienced 150 years ago. Both revolutions have to do with a network and organization of work, and are based on technical innovations. Many things could be learnt from Railways for the Internet community
To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.