ERIC Number: EJ654256
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Cooperation and Collaboration Using Computer-Mediated Communication.
Hathorn, Lesley G.; Ingram, Albert L.
Journal of Educational Computing Research, v26 n3 p325-47 2002
Describes a study of graduate distance education students that defined and measured collaboration during asynchronous computer-mediated communication using a threaded Web discussion. Developed a model for evaluating interdependence, synthesis, and independence in collaboration; and discusses the role of collaboration in problem solving, along with methods for creating more effective collaboration. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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