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ERIC Number: EJ316206
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1985
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Anticipatory Anthropology and the Telemicroelectronic Revolution: A Preliminary Report from Silicon Valley.
Textor, Robert B.; And Others
Anthropology and Education Quarterly, v16 n1 p3-30 Spr 1985
Proposes that anthropology improve its capacity to anticipate sociocultural changes, especially the rapid change processes that characterize the current "telemicroelectronic revolution." Presents findings of a study of the introduction of microcomputers into schools near Silicon Valley, California, to illustrate the ongoing development of anticipatory anthropology. Discusses possible contributions of the field to public policymaking. (KH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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