6 Multiple Dimensions of Community
Roger Baig Viñas, Leandro Navarro and Ramon Roca i Tió
The Community Network Manual:
How to Build the Internet Yourself
To the best of our knowledge there is not a generally accepted definition of community networks
– thus, there is neither a generally accepted classification criteria for establishing what initiatives
falls under the category and what are excluded. For us, in a broad sense, the term refers to
bottom-up participatory initiatives aimed at extending Internet connectivity.