ERIC Number: EJ427812
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Educational Applications of Computers for Lifelong Education.
Jalaluddin, A. K.
Prospects, v20 n2 p197-211 1990
Considers how computers may affect lifelong learning especially in developing nations. Suggests computers may qualitatively change education and liberate existing systems from centralization and curriculum- and examination-driven environments. Expresses concern that modernization may widen the information gap between developed and developing nations. Provides scenarios for future integrated learning systems. (NL)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Literacy, Computer Uses in Education, Developing Nations, Educational Change, Educational Policy, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Futures (of Society), Global Approach, Higher Education, Information Networks, Information Technology, Instructional Design, Learning Strategies, Lifelong Learning, World Problems
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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