Share Paper: What´s linguistics interested in when talking about technology and education

  1. Luiz Antonio G Senna, University of State Rio de Janeiro (UERJ), Brazil
Wednesday, March 7 11:30 AM-12:30 PM Terrace South

Abstract: Abstract: This paper describes how Linguistics – a highly complex ensemble of studies primarily concerned to the analysis and the description of language and communicative systems – takes part into contemporary efforts for bringing hypertextual technologies to Education. More specifically, it aims to remark the importance of, both, theoretical and empiricist researches, which deal, in each case, with certain indispensable part of the whole discussion on technology and education. From deep structural mental modeling to ethnographic description, linguistics may be used as a perfect example of how the academic area of “technology and education” could not survive without a permanent ...