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Author Hill, Michael W
Title The Impact of Information on Society : An Examination of Its Nature, Value and Usage
Imprint Berlin/Boston : Walter de Gruyter GmbH, 2012
©2005
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Edition 2nd ed
Descript 1 online resource (352 pages)
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Note Intro -- About the author -- Preface -- 1 Introduction -- 2 The nature of information and knowledge -- 3 The quality and reliability of information -- 4 Comprehending -- 5 Communicating -- 6 Some aspects of information, knowledge and document management -- 7 Information ethics: expectations and rights -- 8 Information ethics: duties and responsibilities -- 9 Information ethics: property, privacy and data protection -- 10 Some social and cultural issues -- 11 Economic factors -- 12 Information and the environment -- 13 Education now and in the next decade -- 14 Information in politics and government -- 15 An information society? If so, where is it heading? -- Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Hill, Michael W. The Impact of Information on Society : An Examination of Its Nature, Value and Usage Berlin/Boston : Walter de Gruyter GmbH,c2012 9783598116483
Subject Information society.;Information resources -- Social aspects
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