The Resource Watch IT : the risks and promises of information technologies for education, Nicholas C. Burbules, Thomas A. Callister, Jr

Watch IT : the risks and promises of information technologies for education, Nicholas C. Burbules, Thomas A. Callister, Jr

Label
Watch IT : the risks and promises of information technologies for education
Title
Watch IT
Title remainder
the risks and promises of information technologies for education
Statement of responsibility
Nicholas C. Burbules, Thomas A. Callister, Jr
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book takes a close look at the complex and contradictory consequences of new technologies in the classroom. In a series of interrelated essays, the authors explore such issues as access, credibility, new approaches to reading and writing, the glut of information, privacy, censorship, commercialization, and online community."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
QU
Dewey number
371.33
Index
index present
LC call number
LB1028.43
LC item number
.B87 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Watch IT : the risks and promises of information technologies for education, Nicholas C. Burbules, Thomas A. Callister, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
The Risky Promises and Promising Risks of New Information Technologies for Education -- Dilemmas of Access and Credibility: Access for Whom? Access to What? -- Hypertext: Knowledge at the Crossroads -- Critically Reading the Internet -- Misinformation, Malinformation, Messed-Up Information, and Mostly Useless Information: Is Censorship the Best Response? -- Surveillance and Privacy: Can Technology Protect What Technology Takes Away? -- Information for Sale: Commercialization and the Educational Potential of the Internet -- What Kind of Community Can the Internet Be?
Control code
000021031251
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 188 p.
Isbn
9780813390833
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99049176
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  • (OCoLC)42649614

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