ERIC Number: EJ489757
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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The Social Shaping of Videotex: How Information Services for the Public Have Evolved.
Case, Donald O.
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v45 n7 p483-97 Aug 1994
Considers the origins and historical development of videotex over three decades, comparing various nationally sponsored and private systems in Europe and North America. Discusses problems, including the determination of transmission channels, display devices, standards, marketing strategies, and social, political, and economic elements in the development of new information technologies. (Contains 83 references.) (LRW)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: United States