ERIC Number: EJ567674
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Technology in Education: The Fight for the Future.
Noble, David; Shneiderman, Ben; Herman, Richard; Agre, Phil; Denning, Peter J.
Educom Review, v33 n3 p22-30,32-34 May-Jun 1998
Summarizes an article arguing that higher education's high-tech transformation is being implemented from the top down by university administrators and their commercial partners without student and faculty involvement and without compelling evidence of pedagogical value or economic advantage. Provides four rebuttals supporting the use of information technology in higher education. (PEN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Note: Provides a summary of "Digital Diploma Mills: The Automation of Higher Education" by David Noble. For full text, see (http://www.firstmonday.dk/issues/issue3 1/noble/index.html).