Chapter 15. Bringing the Internet Home: Adult Distance Learners and Their Internet, Home, and Work Worlds

  1. Barry Wellman and
  2. Caroline Haythornthwaite
  1. Caroline Haythornthwaite and
  2. Michelle M. Kazmer

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774298.ch15

The Internet in Everyday Life

The Internet in Everyday Life

How to Cite

Haythornthwaite, C. and Kazmer, M. M. (2002) Bringing the Internet Home: Adult Distance Learners and Their Internet, Home, and Work Worlds, in The Internet in Everyday Life (eds B. Wellman and C. Haythornthwaite), Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774298.ch15

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631235071

Online ISBN: 9780470774298

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Keywords:

  • internet home;
  • adult distance learners;
  • work worlds;
  • offline communities;
  • students

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Media and Interaction in the Online Environment

  • Students' Experience of the Online Environment

  • Involvement in Social Worlds

  • Social Worlds Obligations and Time with Others

  • Discussion