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Title Digital diversity : youth, equity, and information technology / E. Diane Looker and Ted D. Naylor, editors
Published Waterloo, Ont. : Wilfred Laurier University Press, [2010]
©2010
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 191 pages) : illustrations, digital file
Contents Chapter 1. Introduction / Ted D. Naylor -- Chapter 2. Digital Distance: Geographic and Cultural Divides in Access and Use of Computers and the Internet / E. Dianne Looker -- Chapter 3. Bridging and Bonding Social Capital: Computer and Internet Use among Youth in Relation to Their Cultural Identities / E. Dianne Looker -- Chapter 4. Gendered Technologies as Divide, Diversity, and Distraction / Alyssa Henning -- Chapter 5. In the "Ditch" or on the Proverbial "Information Highway": An Investigation of Equity and Technological Literacies in the Preparation and Practice of Teachers / Blye W. Frank -- Chapter 6. Maybe It's Not the Teachers? Investigating the Problem of ICT Integration into Education / Ted D. Naylor -- Chapter 7. "Being hooked up": Exploring the Experiences of Street Youth and Information Technologies / Ted D. Naylor
Summary Annotation This text is about youth, schools and the use of technology in education, and how the actual use of technology is often not what was expected
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Educational technology -- Canada.
Technology and youth -- Canada.
Computer literacy -- Canada.
Form Electronic book
Author Looker, E. Dianne (Ellen Dianne)
Naylor, Ted D. (Ted Dewar), 1974-
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