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The information resources policy handbook : research for the Information Age

Author: Benjamin M Compaine; William H Read
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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To understand the Information Age one must understand the concept of information as a resource. Like other basic resources, such as energy and materials, information resources are building blocks of society. But unlike energy and materials, they are far more abundant and versatile. Information resources include computers, telecommunications, the mass media, and financial services, all created or changed by the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin M Compaine; William H Read
ISBN: 0585070156 9780585070155 0262032643 9780262032643
OCLC Number: 40174880
Description: xxviii, 631 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Telling ripe from hype in multimedia : the ecstasy and the agony / Anthony G. Oettinger --
Will computer communication end geography? / Vincent Mosco --
Convergence of form and function : compunications technologies / Anthony G. Oettinger --
Understanding computers and communications / Robert W. Lucky --
Understanding digital / Anthony G. Oettinger --
Standards : the rough road to the common byte / Martin C. Libicki --
Building blocks and bursting bundles / Anthony G. Oettinger --
Publishing as a creature of technology / Jerome S. Rubin and Janet Wikler --
Communications --
for better or for worse / Daniel Bell --
Charting change : the Harvard information business map / Anthony G. Oettinger and John F. McLaughlin, with Anne E. Birinyi --
Size, growth, and trends of the information industries, 1987-1996 / Derrick C. Huang --
Managing information : back to basics / Benjamin M. Compaine and John F. McLaughlin --
Knowledge as a strategic business resource / William H. Read --
New competition and new media / Benjamin M. Compaine --
Information and communications policy research --
more important, more neglected / Eli M. Noam --
Policies for freedom / Ithiel de Sola Pool --
Regulating communications in the 21st century : new common ground / Patricia Hirl Longstaff --
FCC reform : does governing require a new standard? / William H. Read and Ronald Alan Weiner --
Cyber communities and cybercommerce : can we learn to cope? / Anne Wells Branscomb --
Cyberrules : problems and prospects for on-line commerce / Debora Spar --
Political gridlock on the information highway / W. Russell Neuman, Lee McKnight, and Richard J. Solomon --
Information resources in the 21st century / Benjamin M. Compaine and William H. Read.
Responsibility: edited by Benjamin M. Compaine, William H. Read.

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This collection looks at the factors underlying digital technologies as well as the resulting public and strategic policy issues.  Read more...

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