Congratulations to Stefan upon receiving the MacArthur Felloship, and to you, Charles.  What did you learn from that first-ever electronic survey?

Alvin W. Wolfe
Distinguished University Professor Emeritus Anthropology
Membershiip Chair, ThUSFar
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Over 30 years ago I studied new PC users and the help they got from their friends. We mailed them a questionnaire on a disk which they then sent back to me.  The 15 year old high school kid who programmed the questionnaire, then a first because there were no self-administered computerized questionnaires and no internet, Stefan Savage, was just announced as a MacArthur Foundation Fellow (the so called genius award).


Charles Kadushin

Distinguished Scholar,

Cohen Center for Jewish Studies, Brandeis University

Visiting Research Professor, Sociology

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