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Title The information society in Europe : work and life in an age of globalization / edited by Ken Ducatel, Juliet Webster, and Werner Herrmann
Published Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, [2000]


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 W'PONDS  303.4833094 Duc/Isi  AVAILABLE
Description viii, 324 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Critical media studies
Critical media studies.
Contents 1. Information Infrastructures or Societies? / Ken Ducatel, Juliet Webster and Werner Herrmann -- Pt. I. Space, Economy, and the Global Information Society. 2. Regional Development in the Information Society / James Comford, Andrew Gillespie and Ranald Richardson. 3. The Use of Information and Communication Technologies in Large Firms: Impacts and Policy Issues / Mark Hepworth and John Ryan. 4. Small Firms in Europe's Developing Information Society / Mark Hepworth and John Ryan -- Pt. II. Work and the European Information Society. 5. New Organizational Forms in the Information Society / Gerhard Bosch, Juliet Webster and Hans-Jurgen Weissbach. 6. Today's Second Sex and Tomorrow's First? Women and Work in the European Information Society / Juliet Webster. 7. Toward the Learning Labor Market / Ken Ducatel, Hanne Shapiro and Teresa Rees / [et al.] -- Pt. III. Life in the Information Society. 8. Health and the Information Society / Jorma Rantanen and Suvi Lehtinen. 9. Information and Communication Technologies in Distance and Lifelong Learning / Gill Kirkup and Ann Jones. 10. Information and Communication Technologies and Everyday Life: Individual and Social Dimensions / Leslie Haddon and Roger Silverstone. 11. Computer-Aided Democracy: The Effects of Information and Communication Technologies on Democracy / Pierre Chambat
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-313) and index
Notes English
Subject Information society -- Europe.
Technology -- Social aspects -- Europe.
Europe -- Social conditions.
Europe -- Economic conditions.
Author Webster, Juliet.
Ducatel, Ken.
Herrmann, Werner, 1941-
LC no. 99048272
ISBN 0847695905 :
0847695891 :