Livres et rapports

Noble, D. (1997)

Arguing against the widely held belief that technology and religion are at war with each other, David F. Noble's groundbreaking book reveals the religious roots and spirit of Western technology. 

Feminist critical policy analysis: a perspective from primary and   secondary schooling
Singh, P (1997)

This paper explores the social construction of computing discourses and the negotiation of positions within these discourses by software designers, classroom teachers and students. It explores the relay of power relations from the macro level of...

 Radical Interventions: Identity, Politics, and Difference/s in Educational Praxis
De Castell, S., & Bryson, M. (1997)

In this volume, minority scholars in the humanities and the social sciences, working within what are often profoundly hostile contexts, speak about their efforts to disrupt and transform business as usual in the Academy. Theirs is a critical, and...

Handbook of research on educational communications and technology
Kerr, S. (1996)

By its nature, technology changes constantly. Technology in education is no different.

research policy
Williams, Robin & Edge, D. (1996)

This paper reviews the growing body of research that explores ‘the social shaping of technology’ (SST) — how the design and implementation of technology are patterned by a range of ‘social’ and ‘economic’ factors as well as narrowly ‘technical’...

Chandler, D. (1995)

In Britain and Europe, neo-Marxist approaches were common amongst media theorists from the late '60s until around the early '80s, and Marxist influences, though less dominant, remain widespread. So it is important to be aware of key Marxist...

Computers and Classroom Culture
Schofield, J.W. (1995)

Computers and Classroom Culture explores the meaning of computer technology for our schools. In clear and direct prose, Janet Schofield examines ways that computer use is shaped by the social context in which it occurs and how attitudinal and...

Culture on the brink: ideologies of technology
Winner, L. (1994)

Discussions in Contemporary Culture is an award-winning series co-published with the Dia Center for the Arts in New York City. These volumes offer rich and timely discourses on a broad range of cultural issues and critical theory. The collection...

Virtual Geography: Living with Global Media Events
Wark, M. (1994)

Wark is one of the most original and interesting cultural critics writing today. His book not only introduces a new critical perspective on the media ...but also demonstrates an intriguing style which inserts the author into the heart of the...

Education Policy Analysis Archives
Hodas, S. (1993)

Analyses of the deployment of technology in schools usually note its lack of impact on the day-to-day values and practices of teachers, administrators, and students. This is generally construed as an implementation failure, or as resulting from a...