ERIC Number: EJ375986
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Computer Interaction: Effect on Attitudes and Performance in Older Adults.
Ansley, Jane; Erber, Joan T.
Educational Gerontology, v14 n2 p107-19 1988
Assessed older adults' (N=60) attitudes toward computer technology, tested efffectiveness of computer interaction on attitudes toward computer technology, and compared performance and cautiousness on cognitive task presented via computer versus paper-and-pencil format. Results do not support stereotype of older adult as resistant to computer technology or as experiencing difficulty in using this technology. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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