ICT and Migration: A Conceptual Framework of ICT Use by Migrants PROCEEDINGS
Simon Collin, University of Quebec in Montreal, Canada ; Thierry Karsenti, University of Montreal, Canada
EdMedia: World Conference on Educational Media and Technology, in Denver, Colorado, USA ISBN 978-1-880094-95-2 Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), Waynesville, NC
International migration has steadily increased to become a significant trend. ICT have had a major impact on it, giving rise to a new age of “connected migrants”. Drawing from the emerging field of ICT and migration, this paper explores the use of ICT by migrants. Based on a literature review, it presents a conceptual framework of ICT use by migrants throughout the migration process. The framework includes four main components, situated along two axes: the “host society – source society” and the “pre-migratory phase – post-migratory phase” axis. We conclude with some avenues for future research.
Collin, S. & Karsenti, T. (2012). ICT and Migration: A Conceptual Framework of ICT Use by Migrants. In T. Amiel & B. Wilson (Eds.), Proceedings of EdMedia 2012--World Conference on Educational Media and Technology (pp. 1492-1497). Denver, Colorado, USA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). Retrieved October 22, 2017 from https://www.learntechlib.org/p/40945/.
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