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Digital Divides Revisited: Towards a Model for Analysis

  • Annika Andersson
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3183)

Abstract

This paper presents a model for analyzing divides. The model is based on earlier research on the divide and includes: physical access, autonomy of use, know-how and motivation. Depending on the type of digital divide and the local situation, rectifying efforts must address the most crucial factor, which could be any of the four.

Keywords

Digital Divide Information Literacy Physical Access Citizen Group Public Opinion Survey 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Annika Andersson
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  1. 1.Department of Informatics (ESI)Örebro UniversityÖrebroSweden

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