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ERIC Number: EJ669810
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-1475-1585
Assessing the Quality and Bias of Web-Based Sources: Implications for Academic Writing.
Stapleton, Paul
Journal of English for Academic Purposes, v2 n3 p229-45 2003
Looks at new information technologies and highlights how Japanese students use of the World Wide Web often lacks an appreciation of the quality differences that exist between traditional and net-sourced research. Argues academic writing courses need to address this issue and calls for "a more critical mindset" among those using the Web for research purposes to distinguish between good and poor quality sources. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Japan