NAMING ALTERNATIVE MEDIA: AMATEUR

DEFINITIONS

  • Amateur: “1. A person who is fond of something; a person who has a taste for something 2. A person who practices something, esp. an art or game, only as pastime; an unpaid player, performer (opp. professional), also (depreciative) a dabbler” 1)

BIBLIOGRAPHY

  1. GUNAWARDENE, Alaka (2009), “Who’s Afraid of Amateur Radio? Tsunami’s heroic technology has few backers in Sri Lanka”, Groundviews, 31st December. Available online
1) Shorter Oxford English Dictionnary, quoted in KEEN, 2007: 36
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