By Pippa Norris
There's frequent difficulty that the explosive progress of the web is exacerbating present inequalities among the knowledge wealthy and terrible. electronic Divide units out to check the proof for entry and use of the web in 179 countries internationally. an international divide is obvious among industrialized and constructing societies. A social divide is clear among wealthy and bad inside every one kingdom. And in the on-line group, facts for a democratic divide is rising among those that do and don't use net assets to interact, mobilize and perform public existence.
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Digital Divide: Civic Engagement, Information Poverty, and the Internet Worldwide by Pippa Norris