The Internet and Society: A Reference Handbook - Contemporary World Issues (Hardback)
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The Internet and Society: A Reference Handbook - Contemporary World Issues (Hardback)

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Hardback 311 Pages / Published: 21/12/2006
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An examination of the social impact of the Internet, this volume explores political, social, technical, legal, and economic controversies in a manner accessible to the general reader.


* A glossary of key terms, such as algorithm, ARPAnet, Hyper Text Markup Language, identity theft, Internet protocol, malicious mode, and Moore's law, helps readers find their bearings in the high-tech world of the Internet

* Bibliographical sketches of 20 key personalities-both positive and negative-in Internet history bring this high-tech story to life

Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781598840315
Number of pages: 311
Weight: 612 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 28 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
"Recommended. Lower-level undergraduates and general readers." - Choice
"Aimed at the general public, this title contains useful data for students as well." - ARBA

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