Global Information Inequalities

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  • Author : Deborah Charbonneau
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 232 pages
  • ISBN : 1780631332
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Global Information Inequalities

Global Information Inequalities
  • Author : Deborah Charbonneau
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 June 2008
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The disparity in access to information is a worldwide phenomenon. Global Information Inequalities offers a captivating look into problems of information access across the world today. One of the unique strengths of the book is the use of examples of library initiatives from around the world to illustrate the range of possibilities for equitable access and library service delivery in a global context. It contains numerous examples of a wide variety of information problems and solutions ranging from developing literacy

Digital Inequalities in the Global South

Digital Inequalities in the Global South
  • Author : Massimo Ragnedda,Anna Gladkova
  • Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
  • Release : 12 June 2020
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This book discusses how digital inequalities today may lead to other types of inequalities in the Global South. Contributions to this collection move past discussing an access problem – a binary division between ‘haves and have-nots’ – to analyse complex inequalities in the internet use, benefits, and opportunities of people in the Global South region. Using specific case studies, this book underlines how communities in the Global South are now attempting to participate in the information age despite high costs, a lack

The Global Information Technology Report 2007 2008

The Global Information Technology Report 2007 2008
  • Author : Soumitra Dutta,Irene Mia
  • Publisher : Global Information Technology
  • Release : 16 April 2008
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With total coverage of over 100 economies worldwide and published for the seventh consecutive year, The Global Information Technology Report has grown into the world's most eminent assessment of the impact of information and communication technology (ICT) on the development and competitiveness of nations, and into a powerful tool for business leaders and policy makers in understanding the enabling factors of ICT advancements. The Global Information Technology Report 2006-2007 features the latest computation and rankings of the Networked Readiness Index as

The Handbook of Information and Computer Ethics

The Handbook of Information and Computer Ethics
  • Author : Himma
  • Publisher : Wiley-Interscience
  • Release : 27 May 2008
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Discover how developments in information technology are raising new ethical debates Information and computer ethics has emerged as an important area of philosophical and social theorizing, combining conceptual, meta-ethical, normative, and applied elements. As a result, academic interest in this area has increased dramatically, particularly in computer science, philosophy, and communications departments; business schools; information and library schools; and law schools. The Handbook of Information and Computer Ethics responds to this growing interest with twenty-seven chapters that address both traditional

Global Inequality

Global Inequality
  • Author : Branko Milanovic
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release : 11 April 2016
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Winner of the Bruno Kreisky Prize, Karl Renner Institut A Financial Times Best Economics Book of the Year An Economist Best Book of the Year A Livemint Best Book of the Year One of the world’s leading economists of inequality, Branko Milanovic presents a bold new account of the dynamics that drive inequality on a global scale. Drawing on vast data sets and cutting-edge research, he explains the benign and malign forces that make inequality rise and fall within

Information Theory and Network Coding

Information Theory and Network Coding
  • Author : Raymond W. Yeung
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 10 September 2008
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This book is an evolution from my book A First Course in Information Theory published in 2002 when network coding was still at its infancy. The last few years have witnessed the rapid development of network coding into a research ?eld of its own in information science. With its root in infor- tion theory, network coding has not only brought about a paradigm shift in network communications at large, but also had signi?cant in?uence on such speci?c research ?