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Author Weller, Martin
Title The digital scholar : how technology is changing scholarly practice / Martin Weller
Imprint London : Bloomsbury, 2011
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  LA227.4 .W455 2011    AVAILABLE    30610020365078
Descript viii, 200 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-198) and index
Digital, networked and open -- Is the revolution justified? -- Lessons from other sectors -- The nature of scholarship --Researchers and new technology -- Interdisciplinary and permeable boundaries -- Public engagement as collateral damage -- A pedagogy of abundance -- Openness in education -- Network weather -- Reward and tenure -- Publishing -- Medals of our defeats -- Digital resilience.
This book addresses the problems, potential and promise faced by higher education in light of digital innovation. While industries such as music, newspapers, film and publishing have all been subject to dramatic changes in their business models and practices, higher education has so far resisted a radical overhaul. a fundamental and gradual shift in the practice of academics is, however, taking place.
Subject Learning and scholarship -- Technological innovations
Communication in learning and scholarship -- Technological innovations
Education, Higher -- Effect of technological innovations on
Scholarly electronic publishing
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