9780538754484

Understanding Computers in a Changing Society

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  • ISBN13:

    9780538754484

  • ISBN10:

    0538754486

  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 3/9/2010
  • Publisher: Course Technology
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Summary

UNDERSTANDING COMPUTERS IN A CHANGING SOCIETY analyzes how technology affects the world in which we live while still giving you a solid introduction to computer concepts. The combination of this text and the online companion make computer concepts applicable, especially if you're a career focused student.

Table of Contents

Introduction to the World of Computers
A Closer Look at Hardware and Software
The Internet and World Wide Web
Network and Internet Security
Computer Security and Privacy
Intellectual Property Rights and Ethics
Health, Access and the Environment
Emerging Technologies
References and Resources Guide
Credits
Glossary/Index
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