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Digital divide between urban and rural regions in China

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Fong, Michelle W.L. (main author)
Format:
Journal article abstract
Publication Date:
2009
URL:
http://www.ejisdc.org
Published:
China
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois
Subject Term:
adoption, computers, development issues, information issues, Internet, mobile communication systems, rural development, rural-urban differences, telephone communication, information technology, cell phones, smartphones, China, Hong Kong SAR (Eastern Asia)
Notes:
Traces adoption and identifies "two pressing issues that affect the digital divide -- affordability of these technologies to the rural population and the educational level of rural users that impact upon usage capability.