Social Aspects of Computing & IT Products

  • Human Services in the Network Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Neil Ballantyne, Walter La Mendola

    The Internet and the many applications it supports continue to transform and expand the ways in which it is possible to relate, communicate, collaborate, and perform human service work. In this book, human service researchers and practitioners explore major opportunities and challenges to well…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • e-HRM

    Digital Approaches, Directions & Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mohan Thite

    As with other parts of business, technology is having a profound effect on the world of work and management of human resources. Technology is a key enabler for faster, cheaper and better delivery of HR services and in some cases can have a transformational as well as unintended negative effect.…

    Paperback – 2018-07-04
    Routledge

  • Cyberpsychology and Society

    Current Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Dr Power

    Human interaction with technology is constantly evolving, with rapid developments in online interaction, gaming, and artificial intelligence all impacting upon and altering our behaviour. The speed of this change has led to an urgent need for a new field of study, cyberpsychology, in order to…

    Paperback – 2018-03-16
    Routledge

  • Protests in the Information Age

    Social Movements, Digital Practices and Surveillance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lucas Melgaço, Jeffrey Monaghan

    Information and communication technologies have transformed the dynamics of contention in contemporary society. Social networks such as Facebook and Twitter, and devices such as smartphones have increasingly played a central role in facilitating and mobilizing social movements…

    Hardback – 2018-03-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime, Security and Justice

  • Cybercrime and Digital Forensics

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Thomas J. Holt, Adam M. Bossler, Kathryn C. Seigfried-Spellar

    This book offers a comprehensive and integrative introduction to cybercrime. It provides an authoritative synthesis of the disparate literature on the various types of cybercrime, the global investigation and detection of cybercrime and the role of digital information, and the wider role of…

    Paperback – 2017-10-19
    Routledge

  • Digital Music Distribution

    The Sociology of Online Music Streams, 1st Edition

    By Hendrik Storstein Spilker

    The digital music revolution and the rise of piracy cultures has transformed the music world as we knew it. Digital Music Distribution aims to go beyond the polarized and reductive perception of ‘piracy wars’ to offer a broader and richer understanding of the paradoxes inherent in new forms of…

    Hardback – 2017-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • A Definitive Guide to Behavioural Safety

    1st Edition

    By Tim Marsh

    This book makes the case that far too much work undertaken under the banner of ‘behavioural safety’ is overly person-focused. ‘If you can walk on hot coals, you can do anything – so be safe’ needs to be dismissed out of hand, but also more advanced techniques based on coaching and empowerment fail…

    Paperback – 2017-06-06
    Routledge

  • The Good ICT Society

    From Theory to Actions, 1st Edition

    By Gunilla Bradley

    What is Quality of Life in a society that has embraced information and communication technology (ICT)? What is Wisdom in this kind of society? And what things are helping or hindering us from having both wisdom and a good quality of life in ICT societies?   Taking the reader through a quick…

    Hardback – 2017-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Information Technology and Society

  • Imagined Futures in Science, Technology and Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gert Verschraegen, Frédéric Vandermoere, Luc Braeckmans, Barbara Segaert

    Imagining, forecasting and predicting the future is an inextricable and increasingly important part of the present. States, organizations and individuals almost continuously have to make decisions about future actions, financial investments or technological innovation, without much knowledge of…

    Hardback – 2017-04-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Science, Technology and Society

  • The Routledge Handbook of Technology, Crime and Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by M. R. McGuire, Thomas J. Holt

    Technology has become increasingly important to both the function and our understanding of the justice process. Many forms of criminal behaviour are highly dependent upon technology, and crime control has become a predominantly technologically driven process – one where ‘traditional’ technological…

    Hardback – 2016-12-07
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Pervasive Information Systems

    1st Edition

    By Panos E Kourouthanassis, George M Giaglis, George M Giaglis

    Today's ubiquitous computing technology is imbedded in everyday objects from cars to clothes to shipping containers, whose location, context, and state can be monitored, instantly processed, and acted upon. This new volume in the "Advances in Management Information Systems" series provides an…

    Paperback – 2016-05-13
    Routledge

  • Social Media, Politics and the State

    Protests, Revolutions, Riots, Crime and Policing in the Age of Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Trottier, Christian Fuchs

    This book is the essential guide for understanding how state power and politics are contested and exercised on social media. It brings together contributions by social media scholars who explore the connection of social media with revolutions, uprising, protests, power and counter-power, hacktivism…

    Paperback – 2015-01-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Information Technology and Society

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