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ERIC Number: EJ563387
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0040-5841
Democracy and Computer Conferencing.
Hollenbeck, John
Theory into Practice, v37 n1 p38-45 Win 1998
Discusses virtual online communities, probing claims about the Internet as a place for fostering democracy. The paper examines the democratic nature of computer conferencing in classrooms, focusing on a study of graduate students' online interactions. Results indicated that students were able to master the medium and act as responsible, equal partners in education. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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