Youth social action: building a global latticework through information and communication technologies.

@article{Lombardo2002YouthSA,
  title={Youth social action: building a global latticework through information and communication technologies.},
  author={Charlotte Lombardo and David Zakus and Harvey Skinner},
  journal={Health promotion international},
  year={2002},
  volume={17 4},
  pages={363-71}
}
New technologies and a growing global consciousness have created innovative opportunities for young people to connect locally, nationally and internationally for social action. This paper describes the dynamics of collective action in this new environment. Particular attention is given to how youth social action initiatives use information and communication technologies (ICT) to foster connection, action and sustainability. In-depth interviews were performed with five youths (aged 18-24 years… CONTINUE READING