ERIC Number: EJ639627
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Understanding the Internet: Model, Metaphor, and Analogy.
McFadden, T. G.
Library Trends, v50 n1 p87-109 Sum 2001
Discusses the need for a clear understanding of electronic networks for the effective use of online and Internet resources; describes some of the obstacles to effective learning inherent in these systems and in the conceptual tools users bring to their understanding; and considers metaphorical explanations and possible applications to Internet interaction. (Contains 104 references.) (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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