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Born Digital : How Children Grow Up in a Digital Age (Revised) (Paperback) (John Palfrey & Urs Gasser)

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The first generation of Digital Natives”children who were born into and raised in the digital worldare coming of age, and soon our world will be reshaped in their image. Our economy, our politics, our culture, and even the shape of our family life will be forever transformed. But who are these Digital Natives? And what is the world they’re creating going to look like?

In Born Digital, leading Internet and technology experts John Palfrey and Urs Gasser offer a sociological portrait of these young people, who can seem, even to those merely a generation older, both extraordinarily sophisticated and strangely narrow. Exploring a broad range of issues, from the highly philosophical to the purely practical,Born Digital will be essential reading for parents, teachers, and the myriad of confused adults who want to understand the digital presentand shape the digital future.

Edition: Revised
Number of Pages: 339
Genre: Social Science, Technology
Sub-Genre: Social Aspects, Children's Studies
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Perseus Books Group
Author: John Palfrey & Urs Gasser
Language: English
Street Date: July 12, 2016
TCIN: 51132656
UPC: 9780465053926
Item Number (DPCI): 248-15-8651
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