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Using ICT to resolve the modernization paradox for rural communities in Africa: a theoretical exploration and conceptualization

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Hinton, Dawn (main author), Ofori-Dankwa, Joseph (author)
Format:
Book chapter
Publication Date:
2010
Published:
International
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois
Subject Term:
Africa, community development, development, development issues, government, Internet, media effectiveness, roles, rural communities, rural development, information technology, rural community development
Notes:
Pages 103-120 in Blessing M. Maumbe (ed.), E-agriculture and e-government for global policy development: implications and future directions. Information Science Reference, Hershey, Pennsylvania. 321 pages., Emphasizes ways information technologies can be used to encourage community orientation in the face of modernization.