Born Digital: Understanding the First Generation of Digital Natives

Born Digital: Understanding the First Generation of Digital Natives

Urs Gasser


The first new release of “Digital Natives”—children who have been born into and raised within the electronic world—are coming of age, and shortly our global might be reshaped of their snapshot. Our economic system, our politics, our tradition, or even the form of our relations lifestyles can be perpetually reworked. yet who're those electronic Natives? and what's the realm they’re growing going to appear like?

In Born Digital, top net and know-how specialists John Palfrey and Urs Gasser supply a sociological portrait of those adolescents, who can appear, even to these purely a new release older, either terribly refined and unusually slim. Exploring a extensive variety of concerns, from the hugely philosophical to the in simple terms useful, Born Digital may be crucial interpreting for folks, academics, and the myriad of harassed adults who are looking to comprehend the electronic present—and form the electronic future.

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