- Digital Breadcrumbs, Purdy and Walker – Framed in a google search clone. "We call for examining the ways in which researchers actually use online resources for scholarly projects rather than lamenting how these researchers are not following prescribed models of efficient, purposeful online research. We, in other words, seek to consider the value of researchers' existing practices. In this early research, we find that for the participant-researchers in this study:
Multiple online resources are used together in unadvertised, collaborative ways.
“Unstructured” online research can be inventional." – (a&e research academia2.0 research2.0 mooc ple )
- Why the Future of College isn’t on Campus | Brazen Life – Short post that will be good to critique in A&E. Lovely little half-truths, gross generalizations, even some bullet-proofing of arguments – all make it attractive to buy into, but weak and in the end, nothing new. Can also come at this from a distortion of ethos: apparent practical wisdom that is built of unquestioned aphorisms and placebos. Can see it by asking if the ethos is open to an alternative. Mis-leading title: this is back focused, not future. Nothing new here. Summed up in: Yes, it's apparent in your writing that you learned very little in college. – (a&e fyc argument fallacious bulletproofing tribalism )
Tag Archives: tribalism
bookmarks for August 17th, 2010 through August 18th, 2010
- A Framework for Teaching with Twitter – – (twitter socialpractices socialsoftware twwt )
- Naked CIO: Apple’s iPad – why it’s iBad for business IT | Page 2 | CIO Insights | silicon.com – Businesses stay clear of ipad. Why? "All they care about is selling volume to pimply-faced teenagers looking for the next big thing. It is not in their business model and so it can't be in ours." Talk about a specious argument. I say, Fine. Keep ipads out of business. we spotty-faced pros do just fine without your tribe. – (business tribalism rhetoric fyc iPad )