ERIC Number: ED421916
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Technology and Higher Education. The NEA Professional Library Higher Education Series.
Enghagen, Linda, K., Ed.
This book presents 11 chapters on technology and higher education which are primarily derived from a 1994 conference on educational technology and diversity. Papers are grouped into three sections which address: first, technology, teaching and learning; second, the law and union contracts; and, third, technophobia. The papers and their authors are: (1) the keynote speech by Vice-President Albert Gore, "The Future of Technology and Education in America"; (2) "Moving Information Technology into the Classroom" (Steven W. Gilbert and Kenneth C. Green); (3) "Music Technology for the 21st Century" (Gene Aitken); (4) "Creating Accessible Education Through Technology: The Maine Experience" (Eric P. Healy); (5) "The Shrinking Pipeline Problem: Under-Representation of Women and Minorities in Technical Fields" (C. Dianne Martin); (6) "Creating a Future Scenario for Higher Education" (J. N. Musto); (7) "Copyright Law and the Information Superhighway" (Kenneth D. Salomon and Michael J. Pierce); (8) "New Frontiers for Copyright Law" (Linda K. Enghagen); (9) "Intellectual Property and Faculty Collective Bargaining: The Canadian Experience" (Donald C. Savage and Patricia A. Finn); (10) "Technophobia (Carol Baroudi and John Levine); (11) "Technophobia: Counterpoint" (Thomas E. Duston). (Individual papers contain references.) (DB)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Collective Bargaining, Compliance (Legal), Computer Uses in Education, Copyrights, Diversity (Student), Educational Technology, Higher Education, Legal Problems, Legal Responsibility, Technological Advancement
NEA Professional Library, P.O. Box 509, West Haven, CT 06516-9904 (Stock No.: 2682-9-00-C4).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Education Association, Washington, DC.