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Internet and Young People: New Research

Das3 Date: 18 Jul, 2009

The first report from the Polis Silverstone Scholar Ranjana Das is now published on her work looking at how young people use the Internet. In her working paper Das describes some case studies she has worked on that are part of her work exploring media literacy online and the idea of 'digital natives'. You can read the full report here. There will be a public seminar examining these issues on November 17th at 6.30pm. Contact for details.

Keywords: Polis Silverstone, Ranjana Das, young people, Internet, Digital natives, Silverstone Scholar