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Uses of Hypertext

Journal of Computing in Higher Education Volume 2, Number 2, ISSN 1042-1726


A theoretical description of hypertext is presented, and three applications of hypertext are discussed: electronic studying allows linkage of electronic note cards for writing and interrelating concepts; literary exploration allows construction and interpretation of stories with provided literary elements; in qualitative research, hypertext helps analyze field notes and interview protocols. (Author/MSE)


Horney, M.A. (1991). Uses of Hypertext. Journal of Computing in Higher Education, 2(2), 44-65. Retrieved October 19, 2019 from .

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