Book Review: Emerging Technologies in Distance Education


Overall, the book makes a number of theoretically important points and provides many good examples from the practice in various areas of education. In this respect, it caters different desires and expectations of educational technologists or instructional designers with regard to finding creative ways of implementing emerging technologies to accommodate a variety of educational needs. The book also deals with cultural aspects as to how distance education should be designed and delivered on the ground of certain cases form different countries. Moreover, the book is easy to read for an international audience so that the readers may benefit greatly from reading it, particularly those who work on application and/or integration of emerging technologies in the field of distance education.