ERIC Number: ED120846
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
PEACESAT [Pan Pacific Education and Communication Experiments by Satellite] Project Networks: Using Satellite Communication Networks to Improve Social Conditions. Report 3.
Hawaii Univ., Honolulu.
The PEACESAT Project (Pan-Pacific Education and Communication Experiments by Satellite) is an international educational experiment involving institutions in 12 nations of the Pacific basin. Begun in 1969 and in full operation since 1971, the network is designed to increase interaction among societies and to bring about social development. This report describes the network-wide applications of PEACESAT. The network is designed for medical news, education, science, community, library, and national information exchange within the 12 nations participating in PEACESAT. The report concludes with a brief description of a PEACESAT users' conference and a chronology of the project. (RB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Hawaii Univ., Honolulu.