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Provides information on accommodations, restaurants, and sightseeing
By Manuel Castells and Stephen S. Cohen (contributor)

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9780028634203, titled "Frommer''s 2000 Australia" | Frommer, December 1, 1999, cover price $21.99 | also contains Frommer''s 2000 Australia | About this edition: Provides information on accommodations, restaurants, and sightseeing
9780271009100 | Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, May 1, 1993, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Most studies of the world economy focus on highly developed countries and only on economic strategies.

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With an increase in the numbers of participants everyday, this study explores how the Internet will change the structure and traditions of the hierarchical culture as it presently exists. Reprint.

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9780306456350 | Plenum Pr, October 1, 1997, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Argues that the technology of cyberspace will have a positive, humanizing influence on civilization, rather than creating a world where machines rule mankind

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9780738202617 | Basic Books, December 9, 1999, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: With an increase in the numbers of participants everyday, this study explores how the Internet will change the structure and traditions of the hierarchical culture as it presently exists.

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9780028634203 | Frommer, December 1, 1999, cover price $21.99 | also contains The New Global Economy in the Information Age: Reflections on Our Changing World | About this edition: Provides information on accommodations, restaurants, and sightseeing

Offers insights and predictions about the next generation of connectivity, devices, and services in the wireless world. (view table of contents)

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9780471441106 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, March 20, 2002, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Offers insights and predictions about the next generation of connectivity, devices, and services in the wireless world.

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9780471218722 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, June 25, 2002, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: The advent of the Information Society is marked by the penetration of information technologies in all aspects of life and by a related fundamental transformation in every form of the organization. This work covers all key subject areas of the Information Society and presents case studies...read more

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9781223049144 | Idea Group Pub, October 1, 2003, cover price $55.01 | also contains Social and Economic Transformation in the Digital Era | About this edition: The advent of the Information Society is marked by the explosive penetration of information technologies in all aspects of life and by a related fundamental transformation in every form of the organization.

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9781591402671 | Idea Group Pub, November 1, 2003, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: The advent of the Information Society is marked by the penetration of information technologies in all aspects of life and by a related fundamental transformation in every form of the organization.

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Product Description: In this exceptional study, Christian Fuchs discusses how the internet has transformed the lives of human beings and social relationships in contemporary society. By outlining a social theory of the internet and the information society, he demonstrates how the ecological, economic, political, and cultural systems of contemporary society have been transformed by new ICTs...read more

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9780415961325 | Routledge, November 1, 2007, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: In this exceptional study, Christian Fuchs discusses how the internet has transformed the lives of human beings and social relationships in contemporary society.

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9780415889926 | Reprint edition (Routledge, January 6, 2011), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: In this exceptional study, Christian Fuchs discusses how the internet has transformed the lives of human beings and social relationships in contemporary society.
9780130567888, titled "Basic Algebra" | Prentice Hall, January 1, 1979, cover price $73.50 | also contains Basic Algebra

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9780203937778 | Routledge, November 6, 2007, cover price $105.00

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Product Description: What is information? Who are the information rich and who are the information poor? How can there be equality of access for users in the light of the political, economic and cultural pressures that are placed upon information creators, gatherers and keepers? Set against a broad historical backdrop, The Information Society explores the information revolution that continues to gather pace, as the understanding and management of information becomes even more important in a world where data can be transmitted in a split second...read more

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9781856046367 | 5th edition (Amer Library Assn, August 30, 2008), cover price $89.95 | About this edition: About previous editions: 'This book presents a lucid and easily absorbed review of a complex and turbulent field.
9781856044974 | 4th edition (Amer Library Assn, October 30, 2004), cover price $59.95 | About this edition: What is information?
9781856043618 | 3 edition (Amer Library Assn, July 1, 2000), cover price $59.95 | About this edition: What is information?
9781856042697 | 2 edition (Facet Pub, March 1, 1998), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: What is information?
9781856040587 | Library Assn Pub Ltd, December 1, 1994, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: What is information?
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9780470534984 | IEEE Computer Society, November 2, 2009, cover price $37.95

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9780470643884 | IEEE Computer Society, March 2, 2010, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: This book discusses the personal and social lives of e-actors interacting within the socio-technical structures of the evolving broadband society by exploring the different ways in which individuals, social groups, institutions, operators, manufactures, policy makers, designers and other parties contribute to human communication and social interaction in contemporary media societies...read more
By Leopoldina Fortunati (editor), Julian Gebhardt (editor), Andraz Petrovcic (editor), Olga Vershinskaya (editor) and Jane Vincent (editor)

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9783631583937 | 1 edition (Peter Lang Pub Inc, April 1, 2010), cover price $69.95 | About this edition: This book discusses the personal and social lives of e-actors interacting within the socio-technical structures of the evolving broadband society by exploring the different ways in which individuals, social groups, institutions, operators, manufactures, policy makers, designers and other parties contribute to human communication and social interaction in contemporary media societies.

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Product Description: The topic of "information society" is of very high importance in the dawn of the new era. It is a highly innovative tendency which leans on information as an energy in the fullest sense of the word. As a result, a way of thinking, a life style, an immaterial economy, and a specific societal model ensued...read more

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9780863723797 | Ithaca, September 15, 2010, cover price $89.99 | About this edition: The topic of "information society" is of very high importance in the dawn of the new era.

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Product Description: "A marvelous job of exploring first hand the implications of storing our entire lives digitally." -Guy L. Tribble, Apple, Inc. Tech luminary, Gordon Bell, and Jim Gemmell unveil a guide to the next digital revolution. Our daily life started becoming digital a decade ago...read more
By C. Gordon Bell, Bill Gates (foreword by) and Jim Gemmell

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9780452296565 | Plume, October 26, 2010, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: "A marvelous job of exploring first hand the implications of storing our entire lives digitally.

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Product Description: This major collection brings together contributions on post-industrial society and the 'techno-economic' realm from an impressive range of key thinkers, including Marx, Penty, Riesman, Bell, Castells, Touraine, Dahrendorf, Giddens, Gorz and Lyotard...read more
By Barry Smart (editor)

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9781848601802 | Sage Pubns Ltd, November 15, 2010, cover price $1030.00 | About this edition: This major collection brings together contributions on post-industrial society and the 'techno-economic' realm from an impressive range of key thinkers, including Marx, Penty, Riesman, Bell, Castells, Touraine, Dahrendorf, Giddens, Gorz and Lyotard.

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Product Description: Reading is a revolutionary act, an act of engagement in a culture that wants us to disengage. In The Lost Art of Reading, David L. Ulin asks a number of timely questions - why is literature important? What does it offer, especially now? Blending commentary with memoir, Ulin addresses the importance of the simple act of reading in an increasingly digital culture...read more

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9781570616709 | Sasquatch Books, November 1, 2010, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Reading is a revolutionary act, an act of engagement in a culture that wants us to disengage.

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Product Description: In 2003 and again in 2005, the international community was called by the United Nations to take part in a World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS). This two-phased summit placed an unprecedented global spotlight on information and communication issues...read more

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9781433107405 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, November 1, 2010, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: In 2003 and again in 2005, the international community was called by the United Nations to take part in a World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS).

Digitising personal information is changing our ways of identifying persons and managing relations. What used to be a "natural" identity, is now as virtual as a user account at a web portal, an email address, or a mobile phone number. It is subject to diverse forms of identity management in business, administration, and among citizens. Core question and source of conflict is who owns how much identity information of whom and who needs to place trust into which identity information to allow access to resources. This book presents multidisciplinary answers from research, government, and industry. Research from states with different cultures on the identification of citizens and ID cards is combined towards analysis of HighTechIDs and Virtual Identities, considering privacy, mobility, profiling, forensics, and identity related crime. "FIDIS has put Europe on the global map as a place for high quality identity management research." –V. Reding, Commissioner, Responsible for Information Society and Media (EU)
By Andre Deuker (editor), Kai Rannenberg (editor) and Denis Royer (editor)

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9783540884804 | Springer Verlag, May 1, 2009, cover price $259.00 | About this edition: Digitising personal information is changing our ways of identifying persons and managing relations.

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9783642100154 | Springer Verlag, November 19, 2010, cover price $259.00

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Product Description: With the spread of information and communication technologies (ICTs) comes the potential both for new social and economic equalities and new forms of inequalities. Information, Power, and Politics: Technological and Institutional Mediations demonstrates that ICTs can act as an impetus for democratizing information and knowledge, while at the same time new institutional frameworks can limit one's use of and access to strategic information and knowledge...read more

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9780739148358 | Lexington Books, December 1, 2010, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: With the spread of information and communication technologies (ICTs) comes the potential both for new social and economic equalities and new forms of inequalities.

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Product Description: Completely updated, Tomorrow’s Technology and You, provides you with an understanding of information technology so you can successfully navigate change and advance into the future. Today we’re standing at the junction of three powerful and rapidly evolving technological forces: computers, communications, and digital entertainment...read more

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9780132091534, titled "Digital Planet: Tomorrow's Technology and You: Complete" | 10th edition (Prentice Hall, February 21, 2011), cover price $183.60 | About this edition: Completely updated, Tomorrow’s Technology and You, provides you with an understanding of information technology so you can successfully navigate change and advance into the future.

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Product Description: To speak of participation today raises a series of questions on how the presence and use of new media affect modes of social participation. From a variety of theoretical, empirical and methodological perspectives, the contributions in this volume explore participation in different social realms – from everyday life, interpersonal relationships, work and leisure activities to collective and political action...read more
By Larissa Hjorth (editor)

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9783631596746 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, March 1, 2011, cover price $50.95 | About this edition: To speak of participation today raises a series of questions on how the presence and use of new media affect modes of social participation.

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Product Description: This is more than just another book on Internet studies. Tracing the pervasive influence of 'digital culture' throughout contemporary life, this text integrates socio-economic understandings of the 'information society' with the cultural studies approach to production, use, and consumption of digital media and multimedia...read more

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9781847874962 | Sage Pubns Ltd, March 2, 2011, cover price $122.00 | About this edition: This is more than just another book on Internet studies.

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9781847874979 | Sage Pubns Ltd, March 2, 2011, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: This is more than just another book on Internet studies.

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Product Description: Recent developments in new media have led to the rise of what has become known as ‘social media’. The shift towards mass self-communication has lowered the technological thresholds for everyday users to connect and to become ‘produsers’ in media life...read more
By Enid Mante Meijer (editor)

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9783631600313 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, May 13, 2011, cover price $63.95 | About this edition: Recent developments in new media have led to the rise of what has become known as ‘social media’.

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Product Description: The author of the breakout hit Here Comes Everybody reveals how new technology is changing us for the better. In his bestselling Here Comes Everybody, Internet guru Clay Shirky provided readers with a much-needed primer for the digital age...read more

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9780143119586 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, May 31, 2011), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The author of the breakout hit Here Comes Everybody reveals how new technology is changing us for the better.

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Product Description: Emergent technologies, including ambient intelligence and pervasive computing, promise a considerable advance in the way people use virtual communities, and new, innovative applications are making virtual communities more dynamic and usable than ever...read more
By Christo El Morr (editor) and Pierre Maret (editor)

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9781609608699 | Idea Group Reference, August 30, 2011, cover price $195.00 | About this edition: Emergent technologies, including ambient intelligence and pervasive computing, promise a considerable advance in the way people use virtual communities, and new, innovative applications are making virtual communities more dynamic and usable than ever.

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Product Description: This book is devoted to a theoretical conceptualisation of the e-society. The e-society is a society where e-technologies are so fully integrated into the fabrics of the society that their use no longer entails major household decisions...read more

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9781612098319 | Nova Science Pub Inc, July 1, 2011, cover price $89.00 | About this edition: This book is devoted to a theoretical conceptualisation of the e-society.

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