The Websites of Birzeit University Students around the World via the Internet

  • Associate Professor Hussein Ahmad Al-Rimmawi Department of Geography Birzeit University, Palestine
  • Lecturer Mahmoud Ahmad Abdel-Fattah Department of Languages and Translation Birzeit University
  • Lecturer Yusra Othman Birzeit University
Keywords: net communications, social media languages, students’ contact geography

Abstract

Since the spread of internet, communications in every part of the world have become easier and faster. This paper is intended to find out the world wide spatial extension of Birzeit University (Palestine) Students internet contacts through a questionnaire that was designed and distributed to a selected random sample of Birzeit University students for this purpose. Spatial distributions of communicated countries by Birzeit University students were mapped and analyzed. In addition, languages used, topics and images exchanged were tackled. Frequency of internet uses was also analyzed in addition to students’ attitudes, intentions and behavior toward internet communications. In this study descriptive statistics, and correlation analysis using Fishbein, and Ajzen behavioral model were used. Finally, results of the study were reported to shed light on positive and negative outcomes of internet communications.

Published
2021-03-13
How to Cite
Al-Rimmawi, A. P. H., Abdel-Fattah, L. M., & Othman, L. Y. (2021). The Websites of Birzeit University Students around the World via the Internet. ALUSTATH JOURNAL FOR HUMAN AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, 60(1), 61-76. https://doi.org/10.36473/ujhss.v60i1.1293
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