ERIC Number: EJ353126
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Microcomputers and Elite Boarding Schools: Educational Innovation and Social Reproduction.
Persell, Caroline Hodges; Cookson, Peter W., Jr.
Sociology of Education, v60 n2 p123-34 Apr 1987
Examines how private secondary boarding schools and their students have responded to microcomputers. Analyzes the nature of computer facilities, the frequency of use, and the social attributes of frequent users at such schools. Considers the implications of findings for social class reproduction. (RKM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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