Digital Divide: Civic Engagement, Information Poverty, and the Internet Worldwide
Cambridge University Press, Sep 24, 2001 - Business & Economics - 303 pages
There is widespread concern that the Internet is exacerbating inequalities between the information rich and poor.
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