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User Technology Readiness in ICT for Social Development Initiatives

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dc.contributor.author Supriya, K K
dc.date.accessioned 2022-12-16T10:15:41Z
dc.date.available 2022-12-16T10:15:41Z
dc.date.issued 2016
dc.identifier.uri http://dspace.iimk.ac.in:80/xmlui/handle/2259/1089
dc.description Research Advisory Committee: Dr. M P Sebastian (Chair-person), Dr. Mohammed Shahid Abdulla (Member), Dr. Naveen Amblee (Member):: Hardcopy of the thesis is available in the library. Please contact the help desk for reference. en_US
dc.description.abstract Information and Communication technology (ICT) is fuelling the growth of global economy. Intelligent use of ICT is a key to transform societies and it can contribute to the development objectives of a nation mainly through three ways: (1) serving as a tool to tackle some of the real world issues like health, education, agriculture, poverty, etc. (2) acting as a medium for efficient delivery of government services, and (3) promoting techniques to tackle the problem of information asymmetry. ICT for Development (ICT4D) is one of the dominant themes in the domain of Social Informatics studies. It encompasses socio-economic research that examines the ways in which the technological artefact and the human social context mutually constitute the ICT ensemble (Kling, 2000). ICT4D is defined in this study as the design and use of ICT and e-Services that consider social context and socio–economic development... en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode en_US
dc.subject ICT en_US
dc.subject User Technology en_US
dc.subject Social Informatics en_US
dc.title User Technology Readiness in ICT for Social Development Initiatives en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US

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