Helsper, Ellen (2009) The ageing internet: digital choice and exclusion among the elderly. Working with older people, 13 (4). pp. 28-33. ISSN 1366-3666
We are all familiar with the headlines proclaiming the rise of the ‘silver surfer’; or now even the ‘silver tweeter’. Alongside this, services are increasingly disseminating information that is accessed purely online. So, what about the digitally-disenfranchised who, for whatever reason, do not want to or are simply not able to use or access the internet? In this next article, Ellen J Helsper explores the profile of these groups and examines what service providers and commissioners should bear in mind.
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|Library of Congress subject classification:||T Technology > T Technology (General)|
|Sets:||Departments > Media and Communications|
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