ERIC Number: EJ266608
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981
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Impact of Computer Technology on the Child in a Narcissistic Culture.
Searles, John E.
Journal of Children in Contemporary Society, v14 n1 p89-96 Fall 1981
Advances in information/computer technology have produced the mental revolution which may cause radical social changes. The world faces the choice of using computers as a liberating technology to free teachers and students for other pursuits or allowing computers to function as pacifying institutions where students become passive participants in learning. (Author/MJL)
Descriptors: Children, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Science, Computers, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Educational Change, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Industrialization, Life Style, School Role, Social Change, Social Influences, Technological Advancement
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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