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International Journal of Information Communication Technologies and Human Development (IJICTHD) Volume 6, Issue 2

Book Description

Information and communication technologies are directly influencing the way human beings are engaging themselves in their routine activities. The governance including socio-economic environment needs a catalyst for social change for human development. Currently, technologies are required to play the role of a catalyst to bring this social change for human development. The International Journal of Information Communication Technologies and Human Development (IJICTHD) will compile theoretical and empirical works that significantly contribute to the still unexplored field of how ICTs can make a difference in the lives of human beings and contribute to human development.

This issue contains the following articles:

  • Sociocultural Factors Influencing Online Instruction: A Latina Perspective
  • Digital Explorations Along the Borderlands: Transfronterizo Youth, Testimonio and Personal Learning Networks
  • New Technology, Old Habits: The Decline of the Internet as a Democratic Tool in South Korea
  • Survey of Engineering Students' Use of Internet
  • Fostering a Safe Online Culture with Cyberbullying Awareness and Prevention

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Masthead
  3. Call For Articles
  4. Special Issue on Impact of Information Communication Technologies on Our Social Life
  5. Sociocultural Factors Influencing Online Instruction:
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. CULTURE AND THE DIGITAL DIVIDE
    4. CONTEXT OF THE STUDY
    5. METHOD
    6. FINDINGS AND ANALYSIS OF SOCIOCULTURAL INFLUENCE ON SUCCESS
    7. SUMMARY
    8. DISCUSSION, IMPLICATIONS, AND FUTURE RESEARCH
    9. REFERENCES
  6. Digital Explorations Along the Borderlands:
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. USING TECHNOLOGY TO CROSS BORDERS: DIGITAL EXPLORATION ONE
    4. TRANSFRONTERIZO YOUTH ON THE EL PASO/CIUDAD JUAREZ BORDER
    5. DIGITAL EXPLORATION TWO: TESTIMONIOS, TECHNOLOGY AND TRANSFORMATION
    6. DIGITAL EXPLORATION THREE: USING TECHNOLOGY FOR PERSONAL LEARNING NETWORKS
    7. CRITICAL MEDIA AND COMMUNITY CULTURAL WEALTH: EXPLORING CULTURAL TOOLS IN THE BORDERLANDS
    8. REFERENCES
    9. ENDNOTES
  7. New Technology, Old Habits:
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION: THE INTERNET AS SOCIAL PRACTICE
    3. STRONGER INTERNET, WEAKER PARTICIPATION
    4. GOOD OLD DAYS OF THE NET
    5. SHRINKING POWER OF THE NET
    6. CONCLUSION: TOWARD THE STUDY OF “INTERNETS”
    7. REFERENCES
    8. ENDNOTES
  8. Survey of Engineering Students' Use of Internet
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. REVIEW OF LITERATURE
    4. METHODOLOGY
    5. FINDINGS AND DISCUSSIONS
    6. CONCLUSION
    7. LIMITATIONS
    8. FUTURE DIRECTIONS
    9. REFERENCES
  9. Fostering a Safe Online Culture with Cyberbullying Awareness and Prevention
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. TODAY’S LEARNERS
    4. CYBERBULLYING AS AN EPIDEMIC
    5. CYBERBULLYING AWARENESS
    6. CYBERBULLYING PREVENTION
    7. DEVELOPMENT OF RELIABLE RESOURCES
    8. INVOLVING TEACHERS AND PARENTS
    9. CONCLUSION
    10. REFERENCES
  10. Call For Articles