Information and Communication Technologies in Everyday Life: A Concise Introduction and Research Guide

Information and Communication Technologies in Everyday Life: A Concise Introduction and Research Guide

by Leslie Haddon
     
 

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Haddon (media and communications, London School of Economics) introduces students entering information and communications studies to research on the relevant technologies and their use in everyday life. In addition to providing a guide to a number of the main existing research areas, she poses some possible questions for future research. She covers uneven patterns of

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Haddon (media and communications, London School of Economics) introduces students entering information and communications studies to research on the relevant technologies and their use in everyday life. In addition to providing a guide to a number of the main existing research areas, she poses some possible questions for future research. She covers uneven patterns of adoption, children and youth, managing relations through and around the technologies, social networks, time, movement and public space, changing life circumstances, and the careers of the technologies. Distributed in the US by Palgrave Macmillan. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781859737989
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
06/01/2004
Series:
New Technologies / New Cultures Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author

Leslie Haddon is Visiting Research Associate, London School of Economics.

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