CULTURA PARTICIPATIVA Y CONECTIVISMO: ALGUNOS RETOS PARA LA INVESTIGACIÓN LATINOAMERICANA.
ABSTRACT The inclusion of digital technologies in our Latin American societies should be analyzed as an issue of technology transfer between different cultures. From this perspective it is easier to grasp the challenge involved in learning to make use of tools that reinforce a participative culture by solving problems based in accurate information, without appealing to traditional figures of authority. An specific example might be the support universities should offer their teachers to incorporate them to the connective strategies, which becomes just another aspect of technology transfer. How to incorporate internet to accelerate our collective knowledge to achieve political, economical and social development becomes thus the big goal for research and future incorporation in public policies.