Computers In The Information Society: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Computers In The Information Society

1st Edition

By Nathan Weinberg

Routledge

184 pages

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Paperback: 9780367153137
pub: 2020-03-30
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Description

This book examines the unfolding cultural and organizational impact of computers on human society. Through this analysis, it discusses the role of information technology in people's lives, interdependence between the society and its computer creations, and expectations in the information society.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. Technology, Computers, and Society 2. A Brief History of Computers 3. Computer Culture 4. Computers in Organizations 5. Computers and Education 6. Computers, Politics, and Government 7. Computers in Health Care 8. Industry, Automation, and Computers 9. Artificial Intelligence 10. The Progress of Computing Machines

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General