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ERIC Number: EJ603736
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-1064-4326
Gender and Participation in Synchronous CMC: An IRC Case Study.
Stewart, Concetta M.; Shields, Stella F.; Monolescu, Dominique; Taylor, John Charles
Interpersonal Computing and Technology, v7 n1-2 p1-25 Oct 1999
Describes a study of undergraduates that focuses on real-time computer-mediated communication (CMC), specifically the Internet Relay Chat (IRC). Examines gender differences regarding online participation and language styles; discusses access to computers, how skills are conceived and valued, and socialization; and highlights attitudes and prior experience reported from student questionnaires. (Contains 70 references.) (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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