A publication of
December Communications, Inc.
Computer-Mediated Communication Magazine
ISSN 1076-027X / Volume 4, Number 11 / November 1, 1997
- Editor's Page
- In this issue, we
questioning the boundaries of
online communication in
Problems and Possibilities of Electronic Theses and Dissertations
- Many universities and libraries throughout the world
are now making digitized versions of traditional (print)
dissertations available online.
Christian Weisser, John Baker, and Janice R.
Walker discuss what
is being done now with electronic theses and
dissertations and demonstrate the problems and
opportunities of authoring theses and dissertations in
non-text formats such as hypertext and multimedia.
Technology Projects, Student Proficiency, and the Time Factor
- Mihkel Pilv
provides an essay exploring
measure success in technology education, and education as a whole, by refining the
measures of the evaluation process.
- Vanessa DiMauro and Lisa Schlegel
explore one of the biggest obstacles that the Internet community faces--information accountability.
The Web is user-friendly enough to illicit trust and
seeming authority. But to what extend is the Internet community responsible for providing and maintaining
accuracy and the information placed on the Net?
News from the Road: The Confidence Man
- Robley Curtice provides us
with a report from the recent Macromedia Users Conference in
San Francisco--he reports on the latest about Steve Jobs and Apple.
The Last Link: Copyright THIS
- Scott Bonds comments on the boundaries of intellectual property in this
meditation on copyrighting one's DNA.
Letters to the editor always welcome: