Research in Social Sciences and Technology 4:1 Published on LearnTechLib

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eHealth Systems' User Experiences from Healthcare Workers

Synnove Andersen
This article analyze how healthcare workers experience the use of eHealth systems. The empirical data is from a qualitative case study, is derived from a number of eight participating health … More

Learning with simulations: Influence of a computer simulation with hand- on activities on students' learning of the physics capacitors' concepts

Fouad Yehya, Aziz Barbar & Suzanne Abou-Rjelil
The persistence of this study was to investigate the contribution of a computer simulation to students´ learning of physics concepts (charging and discharging of capacitors). Interactive computer simulation (Crocodile simulation) … More

Fatal Encounters

Deanna Jacobsen Koepke, David Thomas & Alexis Manning
Research has been conducted for several decades on the framing of stories in the media.  This article looks at the way newspaper articles report on and frame the deaths of … More

Critiquing a Qualitative Study Using Tracy’s Big-tent Criteria

Saud Albusaidi
This paper critiques an article, which sheds light on the internationalisation of the curriculum. When classified within the main Western paradigms: positivism, interpretivism, critical theory and postmodernism, her article can … More

Polysemy in and of the Science Fiction Film Arrival (2016)

Fenty Kusumastuti
Polysemy has always become a significant issue in interdisciplinary studies, mainly because particular words or phrases tend to have multiple meanings and the way to decide on the intended meanings … More

Teachers’ Perceptions on Using Smartphones in English as a Foreign Language Context

Ali Alzubi
This study explored the perceptions of English as a foreign language (EFL) teachers at a foundation year in a university in Saudi Arabia. 41 male (27) and female (14) teachers … More