ERIC Number: EJ299146
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Microcomputers and the Elderly: New Directions for Self-Sufficiency and Life-Long Learning.
Hoot, James L; Hayslip, Bert, Jr.
Educational Gerontology, v9 n5-6 p493-99 Sep-Dec 1983
Discusses potential uses of microcomputers for older adults including educational uses, record keeping, leisure activities and games, home employment, and intergenerational contacts. Research is needed on the attitudes of the elderly toward computers in terms of job opportunities and continuing education. (JAC)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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