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Social Media Tools and Platforms in Learning Environments
Bebo White, Irwin King, Philip Tsang
This volume covers original research work on the use of social computing and related technologies in education, including the emerging applications of Web 2.0 as an educational platform, and examines the associated privacy, risk, security, and policy issues.
Researching Learning in Virtual Worlds
Anna Peachey, Julia Gillen, Daniel Livingstone, Sarah Smith-Robbins
This is the first book to address research methods and related issues for education in virtual worlds. It largely consists of extended papers presented at the international conference reLIVE08, and it covers a range of research undertaken in virtual worlds.
The author of this book invites the reader to explore the science of computing. He is convinced that a good explanation of even the most basic techniques can demonstrate the power and magic of the underlying principles. His book is a fascinating read.