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Nation transformed by information : how informationhas shaped the united states from colonial times to the present.

Publisher: New York : Oxford Univ Press, 2000.
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The editors and contributors in this book argue that information is the driver of a third industrial revolution. They demonstrate that the information revolution actually has been taking place for two centuries, and they trace the history of this revolution from Colonial times to the present day.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
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Chandler, Alfred D.
Nation Transformed by Information : How Information Has Shaped the United States from Colonial Times to the Present.
Cary : Oxford University Press, ©2000
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
ISBN: 160256342X 9781602563421 9780195352009 0195352009
OCLC Number: 171572259
Description: 1 online resource (pages)
Contents: Contributors; 1 The Information Age in Historical Perspective: Introduction; 2 Early American Origins of the Information Age; 3 Recasting the Information Infrastructure for the Industrial Age; 4 Business Use of Information and Technology during the Industrial Age; 5 The Threshold of the Information Age: Radio, Television, and Motion Pictures Mobilize the Nation; 6 Progenitors of the Information Age: The Development of Chips and Computers; 7 Information Technology Management Since 1960; 8 Computers in U.S. Households Since 1977; 9 The Information Age: Continuities and Differences.
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The editors and contributors in this book argue that information is the driver of a third industrial revolution. They demonstrate that the information revolution actually has been taking place for two centuries, and they trace the history of this revolution from Colonial times to the present day.

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