Show simple item record

dc.contributor.authorOblak Črnič, Tanja
dc.date.accessioned2021-11-25T04:48:40Z
dc.date.available2021-11-25T04:48:40Z
dc.date.issued2013
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11956/167861
dc.description.abstractThis article seeks to identify who in Slovenia remains digitally offline and how such a status relates to socio-demographic factors (e.g. gender, age and education), class and cultural capital. The author assumes that the absence of new technology should be addressed in relation to existing patterns of cultural consumption and media preferences, and she attempts to understand the problem of digital exclusion within the context of other types of structural inequalities. Since digital technology is understood not just as a technical tool but as a social phenomenon directly related to everyday practices, the individual’s class position and cultural capital, digital exclusion is not viewed simply as a narrow problem of access. Instead of looking at the binary gap between technology haves and have-nots, the author takes the multilevel structure of digital access into account. The findings of a quantitative survey involving a representative sample of 820 residents in the two biggest Slovenian cities-Ljubljana and Maribor-show that, first, three types of digital exclusion exist: digitally unmotivated with high cultural capital; overall excluded with weak cultural capital; and digitally self-excluded with moderate cultural capital. Second, the study suggests that all three digital exclusion groups are, more than by class, divided by cultural engagement and media taste, which provides important possibilities for future research.en
dc.language.isoen
dc.titleSlovenians Offline: Class and Cultural Aspects of Digital Exclusionen
dc.typePříspěvek v časopisucs
dc.description.startPage927
dc.description.endPage950
dcterms.isPartOf.nameSociologický časopisen
dcterms.isPartOf.journalYear2013
dcterms.isPartOf.journalVolume49
dcterms.isPartOf.journalIssue6
dcterms.isPartOf.issn0038-0288
dc.identifier.lisID000199675
dc.subject.keyworddigital divideen
dc.subject.keywordcultural capitalen
dc.subject.keywordInternet non-usersen
dc.subject.keywordmedia consumptionen
dc.subject.keyworddigital inequalityen
dc.subject.keywordSloveniaen


Files in this item

Thumbnail
Thumbnail

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show simple item record


© 2017 Univerzita Karlova, Ústřední knihovna, Ovocný trh 560/5, 116 36 Praha 1; email: admin-repozitar [at] cuni.cz

Za dodržení všech ustanovení autorského zákona jsou zodpovědné jednotlivé složky Univerzity Karlovy. / Each constituent part of Charles University is responsible for adherence to all provisions of the copyright law.

Upozornění / Notice: Získané informace nemohou být použity k výdělečným účelům nebo vydávány za studijní, vědeckou nebo jinou tvůrčí činnost jiné osoby než autora. / Any retrieved information shall not be used for any commercial purposes or claimed as results of studying, scientific or any other creative activities of any person other than the author.

DSpace software copyright © 2002-2015  DuraSpace
Theme by 
@mire NV