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ERIC Number: EJ616753
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0830-0445
Assessing Social Presence in Asynchronous Text-based Computer Conferencing.
Rourke, Liam; Anderson, Terry; Garrison, D. Randy; Archer, Walter
Journal of Distance Education, v14 n2 p50-71 Fall 1999
Discusses computer conferencing in higher education, presents a community of inquiry model that includes benefits of computer conferencing, and discusses social presence, defined as the ability of learners to project themselves socially and affectively into a community of inquiry. Topics include teacher immediacy, coding, and content analysis of conferencing transcripts. (Contains 45 references.) (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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