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Author Beardon, Colin, 1945-

Title Computers and society / edited by Colin Beardon and Diane Whitehouse
Published Oxford : Intellect Books, 1993


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 W'PONDS  303.4834 Bea/Cas  AVAILABLE
Description 163 pages ; 23 cm
Contents 1. Social citizenship in the information age / Colin Beardon -- 2. Women as citizens and the role of information technology / Rian Voet -- 3. Psychosocial environment and the information age / Gunilla Bradley -- 4. Overcoming disability: a UK perspective / Tom Mangan -- 5. Education in the field of information technology / Anton Reiter -- 6. Individuals, culture and the design of information systems / Karamjit Gill, Tania Funston, Jim Thorpe, Masao Hijikarta and John Gotze -- 7. Social aspects of computer viruses / Simone Fischer-Hubner and Morton Swimmer -- 8. What is happening now with technology assessment? / Jacques Berleur -- 9. Development, self-determination and information / Chrisanthi Avgerou and Shirin Madon -- 10. enforcement of foreign technology on Africa: its effect on society, culture and utilisation of information technology / Mayuri Odedra -- 11. Whose New World Order? / Vincent Mosco -- 12. summer school on 'Social citizenship in the information age': origins, highlights, and outcomes / Diane Whitehouse
Analysis Society Effects of Computers
Bibliography Includes bibliographies
Subject Computers and civilization.
Computers -- Social aspects.
Author Whitehouse, Diane, 1956-
ISBN 1871516412