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Reading: ICTs in Developing Countries

by on April 21, 2017

ICTs in Developing Countries: Research, practices and policy implications
Dey, Bidit; Sorour, Karim; and Raffaele Filieri. Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.

This book is a collection of conceptual and empirical works on the adoption and impacts of ICT (information and communications technology) use in developing societies. Featuring a wide range of contributors, it examines the digital divide and ICT for development both in terms of contextual information and disciplinary perspectives. Topics covered include mobile phone use in high-poverty areas, political microblogging, development and use of open-source software in India, and the impacts of ICT implementation on regulated financial services in Swaziland.

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