15.300 new on WWW: Aphek on the digital divide

From: by way of Willard McCarty (willard@lists.village.Virginia.EDU)
Date: Mon Oct 08 2001 - 02:02:45 EDT

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                   Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 15, No. 300.
           Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London

             Date: Mon, 08 Oct 2001 06:46:11 +0100
             From: Willard McCarty <willard.mccarty@kcl.ac.uk>
             Subject: Edna Aphek, Minimizing the digital divide

    Humanists will be interested in an article to which the author has kindly
    alerted me, "Minimizing the Digital Divide and the Inter-Generation Gap",
    in Ubiquity: An ACM Magazine and Forum, 2.29 (25/9 - 1/10 2001) at
    <http://www.acm.org/ubiquity/volume_2/issue_29.html>, in which Professor
    Aphek reports on a project in which "[c]hildren tutor seniors at computer
    and Internet skills and get a lesson in history".


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    Centre for Computing in the Humanities / King's College London /
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