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Conference Proceedings
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Morris, Halden A.
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Institute of Education
Paper/Section Title
A new paradigm for distance education: Tools for sustainability in small states
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Distance Education Centre, University of the West Indies
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Proceedings Title
Distance education in small states: Conference proceedings
Date of Meeting
July 27-28, 2000
Place of Meeting
[Kingston, Jamaica]
Place of Publication
Bridgetown, Barbados
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University of the West Indies, Distance Education Centre
Date of Publication
2000
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74-81
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Abstract
Presents a view on the use of computer technology in delivering distance education, particularly in small states. An attempt is made to identify and describe the elements and their ingredients that are considered critical for such a system to operate in an efficient manner. For distance education to become sustainable, persons involved must be adequately prepared for their involvement. Introduces the term 'peopleware' as critical, and addresses various aspects of human characteristics and involvement in a sustainable distance education delivery system for small states.....
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