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Learning and the E-Generation free pdf Learning and the E-Generation examines the impact of new and emerging digital technologies from computers and tablets to social media and video games on learners in formal and informal settings. * Assesses the psychological factors at play, including social, cognitive, and behavioral characteristics that are influenced by exposure to technology * Addresses the risks and benefits of 21st century digital technology on children and young adults * Written by two experts in the field who draw on the latest research and practice from psychology, neuroscience, and education * Discusses the potential of technology to make the learning process more authentic and engaging, as well as the obstacles which can prevent this from happening effectively

About Jean D. M. Underwood

Jean D. M. Underwood is Professor Emeritus of Psychology atNottingham Trent University, UK. She has published extensively onthe effects of technology identifying the cognitive and socialfactors that facilitate and inhibit effective learning with andthrough digital technologies. She is the co-editor of severalbooks, including Learning Through Digital Technologies(2007) and Integrated Learning Systems: Potential intoPractice (1997).

Lee Farrington-Flint is Lecturer in Developmental Psychology atthe Centre for Research in Education


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Author : Jean D. M. Underwood
Publisher : John Wiley
Data Published : 30 January 2015
ISBN : 1118897595
EAN : 9781118897591
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 232 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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