ERIC Number: EJ633133
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Teaching Hackers: School Computing Culture and the Future of Cyber-Rights.
Van Buren, Cassandra
Journal of Information Ethics, v10 n1 p51-72 Spr 2001
Discussion of the need for ethical computing strategies and policies at the K-12 level to acculturate computer hackers away from malicious network hacking focuses on a three-year participant observation ethnographic study conducted at the New Technology High School (California) that examined the school's attempts to socialize its hackers to act ethically. (Author/LRW)
Descriptors: Computer Networks, Computer Uses in Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethical Instruction, Ethnography, Participant Observation, Policy Formation, Socialization
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