Fluency with Information Technology: Skills, Concepts, and Capabilities, Preliminary Version / Edition 1

Fluency with Information Technology: Skills, Concepts, and Capabilities, Preliminary Version / Edition 1

by Lawrence Snyder
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321122018
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley
Publication date:
06/24/2003
Edition description:
PRELMNRY
Pages:
498
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.98(h) x 4.33(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. IBecoming Skilled at Information Technology1
1The Context of Information Technology3
2Terms of Endearment - Defining IT15
3What the Digerati Know29
4Making the Connection53
5Searching for Truth75
6To Search and Research95
Pt. IIDigitization and Algorithms119
7To Err Is Human121
8Bits and the "Why" of Bytes137
9Computer Basics155
10Algorithmic Thinking173
11Sound, Light, and Magic189
Pt. IIICommunication and Data207
12Using Computers in Polite Society209
13Databases231
14HAI! Adventure Database Design253
15eCommerce and Interactive Networking279
16Privacy and Security297
Pt. IVProblem Solving319
17Foundations of Programming321
18The Bean Counter: A JavaScript Program343
19Abstraction and Functions361
20Once Is Not Enough385
21Algorithmic Problem Solving407
22Computers Can Do Almost: {everything, nothing}427
23Commencement, a Fluency Summary443
App. AHTML Lists, Tables, and Numerical Colors449
App. BProgramming Rules455

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