Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Technology / Edition 2

Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Technology / Edition 2

by Harry Henderson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0816063826

ISBN-13: 9780816063826

Pub. Date: 11/28/2008

Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated

The encyclopedia features about 600 cross-referenced entries - including more than 175 new to this volume - that reflect the new ways of using information technology and the important social issues that arise from such use. To articulate the main themes of the book and to aid the reader, the introduction features a complete list of the entries grouped into specific…  See more details below

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The encyclopedia features about 600 cross-referenced entries - including more than 175 new to this volume - that reflect the new ways of using information technology and the important social issues that arise from such use. To articulate the main themes of the book and to aid the reader, the introduction features a complete list of the entries grouped into specific categories, including business and e-commerce applications, computer industry, databases, future computing, Internet and World Wide Web, programming languages, and software development and engineering. It is an indispensable resource that will meet the specific demands of students, interested lay people, and computer professionals who need accurate and straightforward information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816063826
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/28/2008
Series:
Science Encyclopedia Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
592
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range:
14 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

A-Z Entries 1

App. I Bibliographies and Web Resources 527

App. II A Chronology of Computing 529

App. III Some Significant Awards 542

App. IV Computer-Related Organizations 553

Index 555

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