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Digital Youth, Innovation, and the Unexpected

(The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Series on Digital Media and Learning)

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How emergent practices and developments in young people's digital media can result in technological innovation or lead to unintended learning experiences and unanticipated social encounters.

Young people's use of digital media may result in various innovations and unexpected outcomes, from the use of videogame technologies to create films to the effect of home digital media o
Hardcover, 259 pages
Published January 4th 2008 by Mit Press (first published December 1st 2007)
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Tara McPherson is an Assistant Professor of Gender Studies and Critical Studies in USC's School of Cinema-TV, where she teaches courses in television, new media, and contemporary popular culture. Before arriving at USC, Tara taught film and media studies at MIT.

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