Digital literacies as placed resources in the globalised periphery

@article{Prinsloo2012DigitalLA,
  title={Digital literacies as placed resources in the globalised periphery},
  author={M. Prinsloo and J. Rowsell},
  journal={Language and Education},
  year={2012},
  volume={26},
  pages={271 - 277}
}
The focus on electronic media as placed resources in this Introduction to this special issue draws attention to the varied and specific ways that media resources are taken hold of in divergent social settings. We argue that communicative resources of all kinds, in their uses and functions, are shaped by context and place, and we examine what that means for people engaging with new media resources, particularly people who are not part of the global mainstream. The case is made that research… Expand
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