Digital Skills

Unlocking the Information Society

  • Authors
  • Jan A. G. M. van Dijk
  • Alexander J. A. M. van Deursen

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Jan A. G. M. van Dijk, Alexander J. A. M. van Deursen
    Pages 1-19
  3. Jan A. G. M. van Dijk, Alexander J. A. M. van Deursen
    Pages 21-42
  4. Jan A. G. M. van Dijk, Alexander J. A. M. van Deursen
    Pages 43-62
  5. Jan A. G. M. van Dijk, Alexander J. A. M. van Deursen
    Pages 63-92
  6. Jan A. G. M. van Dijk, Alexander J. A. M. van Deursen
    Pages 93-111
  7. Jan A. G. M. van Dijk, Alexander J. A. M. van Deursen
    Pages 113-138
  8. Jan A. G. M. van Dijk, Alexander J. A. M. van Deursen
    Pages 139-163
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 165-187

About this book

Introduction

The first book to systematically discuss the skills and literacies needed to use digital media, particularly the Internet, van Dijk and van Deursen's clear and accessible work distinguishes digital skills, analyzes their roles and prevalence, and offers solutions from individual, educational, sociological, and policy perspectives.

Keywords

Internet skills digital skills information literacy competencies digital inequality digital divide policy education design inequality internet access digital media information society Internet society

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137437037
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Education Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-49370-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-43703-7
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