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Invariance of an extended technology acceptance model across gender and age group

Tunku Ahmad, Tunku Badariah and Madarsha, Kamal Basha and Zainuddin, Ahmad Marzuki and Ismail, Nik Ahmad Hisham and Khairani, Ahmad Zamri and Nordin, Mohamad Sahari (2011) Invariance of an extended technology acceptance model across gender and age group. US-China Education Review, 8 (3). pp. 339-345. ISSN 1548-6613

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Abstract

In this study, we examined the likelihood of a TAME (extended technology acceptance model), in which the interrelationships among computer self-efIicacy, perceived usefulness, intention to use and self-reported use of computer-mediated technology were tested. In addition, the gender- and age- invariant of its causal structure were evaluated. The data were collected from a self-reported questionnaire administered to 477 administrative staff of a public university in Malaysia. The results of structural equation modeling supported the adequacy of TAME. Although the TAME's causal structure was applicable to both male and female staff, age group appeared to moderate the structural relationships among the constructs of interest

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Technology adoption, techoology acceptance model, invariance analysis, computer self-efIicacy, gender differences in technology adoption, SEM (structural equation modeling)
Subjects: Q Science > Q Science (General)
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Education
Depositing User: Sarifah Abdullah
Date Deposited: 21 Sep 2011 17:16
Last Modified: 02 Jul 2013 11:44
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/5101

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