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Information societies in Latin America and the Caribbean [electronic resource] :development of technologies and technologies for development / Wilson Peres and Martin Hilbert, editors.

Contributor(s): Peres, Wilson | Hilbert, Martin R | United Nations. Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean | International Development Research Centre (Canada) | European Commission. EuropeAid Co-operation Office. Alliance for the Information Society.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Libros de la CEPAL: 98.Publisher: Santiago, Chile : United Nations, ECLAC, c2010Description: 1 online resource (350 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9789210545235 (electronic bk.); 9210545230 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Information technology -- Economic aspects -- Latin America | Information technology -- Economic aspects -- Caribbean Area | Information society -- Latin America | Information society -- Caribbean Area | Gesellschaft | Informationstechnik | Wirtschaftsentwicklung | Karibik | Lateinamerika | COMPUTERS / Information TechnologyGenre/Form: Electronic books.DDC classification: 303.4833 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Partial contents:
The digital paradigm : its diffusion and impact. Technological revolution and digital convergence -- The spread of the digital paradigm in the region -- The economic impact of ICT -- The development of ICT. The ICT industries -- Telecommunications operators -- Telecommunications regulation -- The debate on intellectual property rights with regard to ICT -- ICT for development : applications and content. Education -- Government -- Business -- Health and disaster management -- ICT policy for development. National and regional strategies -- ECLAC recommendations.
Summary: "This book analyses the development of information societies in the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, and provides input for public policy on information and communications technologies (ICT) issues."--Provided by publisher.
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"This book analyses the development of information societies in the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, and provides input for public policy on information and communications technologies (ICT) issues."--Provided by publisher.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-350).

The digital paradigm : its diffusion and impact. Technological revolution and digital convergence -- The spread of the digital paradigm in the region -- The economic impact of ICT -- The development of ICT. The ICT industries -- Telecommunications operators -- Telecommunications regulation -- The debate on intellectual property rights with regard to ICT -- ICT for development : applications and content. Education -- Government -- Business -- Health and disaster management -- ICT policy for development. National and regional strategies -- ECLAC recommendations.

"IDRC-CRDI."

"@LIS, EuropeAid, Oficina de Cooperaci�on."

"December 2010."

"E.08.II.G.72."--T.p. verso.

Originally published: Santiago, Chile : Naciones Unidas, 2009, under title: La sociedad de la informaci�on en Am�erica Latina y el Caribe : desarrollo de las tecnolog�ias y tecnolog�ias para el desarrollo.

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