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Author Gee, James Paul.

Title Language and learning in the digital age / James Paul Gee and Elisabeth R. Hayes
Edition First edition
Published Abingdon [England] ; New York : Routledge, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (159 pages)
Contents Language -- Literacy -- Language and interaction -- New kinds of people and relationships -- Literacy and interpretation -- School -- School and passionate affinity spaces -- Play and theory crafting -- Cats, passion, and expertise -- The return of the amateur and the new capitalism -- Words, images, and experiences -- Three social formations -- Multitasking, diversity, and commonality
Summary In the context of moral panics surrounding social media, the internet and video games and concerns over how digital media are affecting the young and their ability to learn and communicate effectively, leading educationalist, James Paul Gee, puts forwa
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Digital media.
Language and languages -- Study and teaching.
Social media.
Form Electronic book
Author Hayes, Elisabeth.
ISBN 0203830911 (electronic bk.)
9780203830918 (electronic bk.)