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Monster or Messiah? : the Computer's impact on society / editor Walter M. Mathews.


Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, [1980] .
ISBN 9780878051083, 0878051082

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George Washington
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
QA76.9.C66 M65 Available Request
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Georgetown
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Other Authors Mathews, Walter M.
Subjects Computers and civilization.
Ordinateurs et civilisation.
Description xi, 222 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1980]
©1980
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-215).
Also issued online.
Contents part 1. The computer in historical context: Computers and the idea of progress / by Frederick E. Laurenzo -- A historian looks at the computer's impact on society / by Michael de L. Landon -- part 2. The computer and society: Computers and society: today and tomorrow / by Shirley Hallblade and Walter M. Mathews -- Computers -for better and for worse / by Edwin Dolin -- part 3. The computer and people: Computers and persons / by Robert E. Bergmark -- While debating the philosophy we accept the practice / by Tom R. Kibler -- Printout appeal / by Roger Johnson, Jr. -- Sex shock: the humanistic woman in the super-industrial society / by Arlene Schrade -- part 4. The computer in use: Computer-assisted instruction in education: past, present and future / by Patricia B. Campbell -- Computer technology and the mass media: interacting communication environments / by David M. Guerra -- Computer impact and the social welfare sector / by Gary R. Mooers -- Computer impact on society: a personal view from the world of art / by Margaret Gorove -- part 5. Values in the computer age: Technology: Messiah or monster? / by Nolan E. Shepard -- The computer and the Protestant ethic: a conflict / by Johnny E. Tolliver -- Reflection on computers as daughters of memory / by Polly F. Williams -- The necessity of humanism in the computer age / by Wallace A. Murphree.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5171312
(OCoLC)ocm05171312
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