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Critical Issues in the Information Age
     

Critical Issues in the Information Age

by Robert Lee Chartrand, Al Gore (Foreword by), Al Lee Gore (Foreword by)
 
The ten papers in this volume present a useful spectrum of perceptive commentaries on the salient issues, policies, and technologies that characterize this Age of Information. Critical challenges are addressed in commentaries by Haynes Johnson, Orville Freeman, George Brown, Joseph Duncan, Elizabeth Young, Howard Resnikoff, George Kozmetsky, Paul Zurkowski, Melvin

Overview

The ten papers in this volume present a useful spectrum of perceptive commentaries on the salient issues, policies, and technologies that characterize this Age of Information. Critical challenges are addressed in commentaries by Haynes Johnson, Orville Freeman, George Brown, Joseph Duncan, Elizabeth Young, Howard Resnikoff, George Kozmetsky, Paul Zurkowski, Melvin Day, and Robert Hayes. Through their insights and the ensuing dialogue with attending leaders in the field of information science and technology, a panorama emerges of society in flux and the decisions demanded of its leadership. With a bibliography and a list of public laws passed by Congress information policy and technology.

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Booknews
Deliberates on issues within the communications industry, such as advanced technology in education, international information policies, confidentiality, and computer security, in ten papers selected from a series of seminars, 1985-86, by the American Federation of Information Processing Societies. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810824027
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
06/28/1991
Series:
Pergamon Press Seminar Series
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
5.68(w) x 8.74(h) x 1.01(d)

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