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What is Digital Illiteracy

Handbook of Research on the Impacts and Implications of COVID-19 on the Tourism Industry
A lack of ability and skills to create, evaluate, learn, and find information on online media and digital platforms through the usage of technology.
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Tourism Education During the Pandemic: Is Distance Education a Solution?
Ina Keçi (European University of Tirana, Albania) and Ermira Qosja (European University of Tirana, Albania)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-8231-2.ch042
The worldwide pandemic situation created by the COVID-19 disease confronted the education systems of all countries with the most unpredictable challenge ever, a pedagogical revolution that required the transition from traditional and conservative education of auditors to distance education formats. The new front was clear, in a few days the entire education community had to adapt to the new environment, developing and creating new plans to provide teaching through different electronic platforms and software. As the tourism sector is one of the main sources of sustainable development, the role of higher education systems in this sector is to prepare human resources able to proactively respond to all the challenges created during the pandemic circumstances and post-pandemic circumstances. This chapter based on semi-systematic literature review discusses distance education in tourism as an inevitable alternative to education due to the pandemic conditions in terms of providing an appropriate preparation of human resources in tourism to properly face the new reality.
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Strategic Crowdsourcing as an Emerging Form of Global Entrepreneurship
Digital gap emerged in certain social groups that have been left out of this technological process derived from their maladjustment to new technological developments.
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