The Digital Divide

Linked with Kalinga Seneviratne – Sri Lanka. with Financial Meltdown Decolonising Asian Minds, and with MEDIA-PHILIPPINES: Community Radio – Balm in Troubled Areas, .

The term digital divide refers to the gap between people with effective access to digital and information technology and those without. It includes the imbalances in physical access to technology as well as the imbalances in resources and skills needed to effectively participate as a digital citizen. In other words, it is the unequal access by some members of society to information and communications technology, and the unequal acquisition of related skills. The digital divide may be classified based on gender, income, and race groups, and by locations. The term global digital divide refers to differences in technology access between countries or large regions of the world … (full long text on wikipedia).

Some involved Civil Societies on the web:

And some blogs working on Digital Divide:

Some Articles in the News:

A few (older) Google download books:

Also: FIND FOR DIGITAL DIVIDE – on Google results: about geographical digital divide; about economic digital divide; about causes of the digital divide; about impact of the digital divide; about digital divide in Africa; about digital divide (by) fear of technology; … and with Google searches: on Google Image results; on Google Video-search; on Google Book-search; on Google Scholar-search; on Google Group-search; on Google Blog-search.

And look for books on amazon.

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