Women on the Net: women crossing boundaries through ICTs

Women on the Net: women crossing boundaries through ICTs

Article from Development Education Journal Vol. 5.3.

As with so many other technologies, both the development and use of ICTs have arguably been dominated by men. Drawing on the contributions and conclusions in her recent book, Women@internet: Creating Cultures in Cyberspace, Wendy Harcourt suggests ways in which women can both be empowered to use the Internet for their own distinct purposes and can contribute to the future shaping of telecommunications policies.

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