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Lecture on "The Digital Divide"

Prof. Dr. Jan van Dijk will give his lecture as part of the research seminar in the summer semester 2021 on May 26, 2021 from 04:15 pm to 5:45pm online at Zoom.

Van Dijk will discuss his book The Digital Divide (2020). The core statement is that digital inequality reinforces existing social inequality. To show this he will talk about four phases of access according to Resources and Appropriation Theory: Motivation, Physical Access, Digital Skills and Usage leading to different Outcomes of digital media use.

You can participate via Zoom:


More information about the research seminar can be found here

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