ERIC Number: EJ514988
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Electronic Networking Comes to the University: Factors that Influence Adoption among Faculty.
Parry, Linda E.; Wharton, Robert R.
Journal of Research on Computing in Education, v27 n4 p457-71 Sum 1995
Describes a study that compared faculty use of computer networks in the fields of science and engineering and business, and examined the extent to which individual and professional factors affected use. Gender, age, frequency of use, types of use, and general feelings of expertise in using the networks are discussed. (LRW)
Descriptors: Adoption (Ideas), Age Differences, Business Administration Education, College Faculty, Comparative Analysis, Computer Networks, Computer Uses in Education, Correlation, Engineering Education, Higher Education, Hypothesis Testing, Individual Characteristics, Literature Reviews, Questionnaires, Regression (Statistics), Sciences, Sex Differences, Tables (Data)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A