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Deciphering cyberspace [electronic resource] : making the most of digital communication technology / Leonard Shyles [editor].

Contributor(s): Shyles, Leonard, 1948-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, c2003Description: 1 online resource (xix, 415 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9781452267098 (electronic bk.); 145226709X (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Telecommunication -- History | Cyberspace | Information society | Telecommunicatie | Informatiemaatschappij | COMPUTERS / Information TechnologyGenre/Form: Electronic books.DDC classification: 303.48/33 Other classification: 05.42 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Radio and television broadcasting ; Computers in communication : concepts and applications ; Sending messages across the network / Leonard Shyles -- Children in cyberspace / Mark R. Banschick, Josepha Silman Banschick -- Social and psychological uses of the Internet / JoAnn Magdoff, Jeffrey B. Rubin -- Connected learning in the information age / Thomas A. McCain, Leigh Maxwell -- Adopting instructional technologies / Judy C. Pearson -- Law and regulation, part I : individual interests / Keith Lee, Janessa Light -- Law and regulation, part II : business interests / Janessa Light, Katherine Neikirk.
Summary: By examining its subject matter from the three perspectives of technology, markets, and policy, this book provides an impressively comprehensive view of the technical nature of cyberspace, its social impact, and legal significance for individuals, institutions, and society.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 367-400) and index.

Radio and television broadcasting ; Computers in communication : concepts and applications ; Sending messages across the network / Leonard Shyles -- Children in cyberspace / Mark R. Banschick, Josepha Silman Banschick -- Social and psychological uses of the Internet / JoAnn Magdoff, Jeffrey B. Rubin -- Connected learning in the information age / Thomas A. McCain, Leigh Maxwell -- Adopting instructional technologies / Judy C. Pearson -- Law and regulation, part I : individual interests / Keith Lee, Janessa Light -- Law and regulation, part II : business interests / Janessa Light, Katherine Neikirk.

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By examining its subject matter from the three perspectives of technology, markets, and policy, this book provides an impressively comprehensive view of the technical nature of cyberspace, its social impact, and legal significance for individuals, institutions, and society.

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