Watch IT: The Risks And Promises Of Information Technologies For Education

Nicholas C. Burbules, Thomas A. Callister

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Abstract

Watch IT is an examination of several critical issues in the potential of new information technology (IT) for education. IT, already central to many aspects of our lives, is rapidly becoming an integral part of teaching and learning. This book takes a close look at the positive and negative 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 globalization.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Number of pages202
ISBN (Electronic)9780429971709
ISBN (Print)9780813390826
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 11 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)

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