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ERIC Number: EJ646644
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1359-6748
Learning in Rural Communities: Fear of Information Communications Technology Leading to Lifelong Learning?
Martin, Lynn M.; Halstead, Alison; Taylor, Julie
Research in Post-Compulsory Education, v6 n3 p261-76 2001
Two projects provided learning activities in information and communications technologies for rural unemployed people in Britain, primarily women. Questionnaires and focus groups revealed that many were motivated by the desire to support their children's learning; most had not enjoyed early schooling; informal community networks reinforced and supported further learning. (Contains 63 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)