The role of ICT in contemporary families
University of Hradec Kralove, Hradec Králové, Czech Republic
Information and communication technologies are a new phenomenon in contemporary society. Today society is often called “learning society”, or “society of information and media”, we are talking about the digital generation. There are a lot of discussions about the role of information and communication technologies in education and also a lot of vocational researches oriented on this topic. This paper is focused on the role of ICT in families, which is a quite unexplored area. The goal of the paper is to show some results of the research, which was oriented on some changes in communication between generations or the ways of using modern technologies in families. Almost one thousand of young people between 17 and 22 years old have answered the questions in the questionnaire.
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