Date: August 4, 2004
Speaker: Anne de Ridder —
The role of computer-human interaction in facilitating environmental awareness and activism
De Ridder, an environmental steward and technical communications specialist, considers computer-based technology a suitable medium for facilitating discussion of community-scale issues. She describes how contemporary theories of awareness, activism, and adult education can inform the design of a web-based information center through which community members can direct their involvement to improve water quality in their neighborhood.
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