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Gender Gaps and the Social Inclusion Movement in ICT, Hardback Book

Gender Gaps and the Social Inclusion Movement in ICT Hardback

Edited by Idongesit Williams, Olga Millward, Roslyn Layton

Description

Despite advancements in technological and engineering fields, there is still a digital gender divide in the adoption, use, and development of information communication technology (ICT) services.

This divide is also evident in educational environments and careers, specifically in the STEM fields.

In order to mitigate this divide, policy approaches must be addressed and improved in order to encourage the inclusion of women in ICT disciplines. Gender Gaps and the Social Inclusion Movement in ICT provides emerging research exploring the theoretical and practical aspects of gender and policy from developed and developing country perspectives and its applications within ICT through various forms of research including case studies.

Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics such as digital identity, human rights, and social inclusion, this book is ideally designed for policymakers, academicians, researchers, students, and technology developers seeking current research on gender inequality in ICT environments.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 320 pages
  • Publisher: IGI Global
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Society & culture: general
  • ISBN: 9781522570684

£177.00

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