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Type: Thesis
Title: Virtual learning environments : the impact of information and communication technologies on a sustainable higher education / by Matthew J.W. Thomas.
Author: Thomas, Matthew J. W. (Matthew James Westwood)
Issue Date: 2000
School/Discipline: Dept. of Geographical and Environmental Studies
Abstract: Examines the possible conflict between the increasing use of information and communication technology and a higher education which contributes to social and ecological sustainability. Presents the argument that information and communication technology might be unable to support the dialogical modes of learning necessary for a sustainable higher education.
Dissertation Note: Thesis (Ph.D.)--University of Adelaide, Dept. of Geographical and Environmental Studies, 2000
Subject: Internet in education Social aspects
Education, Higher Computer-assisted instruction Social aspects
Distance education Australia Social aspects
Educational technology Australia Social aspects
Telecommunication in education Australia Social aspects
Education Australia. Computer network resources 25017586849Social aspects
Description: CD-ROM in pocket on back end paper.
Bibliography: leaves 240-270.
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ix, 270 leaves : ill. ; 30 cm. + 1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
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