"Consensus-Based Encyclopedic Virtue: #Wikipedia and the Production of Authority in Encyclopedias".
#PhD thesis by Ryan McGrady at NC State Communication, Rhetoric, & Digital Media.
This PhD thesis "Consensus-Based Encyclopedic Virtue: Wikipedia and the Production of Authority in Encyclopedias" provides a solid context about the history of encyclopedias. Its description of Wikipedia is comprehensive and up-to-date.
* Ambiguous author = Ryan D. McGrady or Skyler Bunn?
* Table of contents, chapter/section/page links not clickable (hint: use LaTeX).
* Typo on page 114 ("wsa" for "was").
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