TITLE

Riding the Mercedes Gap into the Info Age

AUTHOR(S)
Schement, Jorge Reina
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;04/09/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 15, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman Michael Powell's plan to eliminate barriers to democratic participation. How Powell construes the digital divide agenda as an attempt to distribute undeserving handouts; Broadening of access to the essential process of an information age democracy.
ACCESSION #
4323890

 

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