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Cengage Learning
Understanding Computers: Today and Tomorrow / Edition 10

Understanding Computers: Today and Tomorrow / Edition 10


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This introduction to computers is known for its readability as well as its up-to-date, in-depth look at computer concepts.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780619243333
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 03/28/2004
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 792
Product dimensions: 8.54(w) x 10.78(h) x 0.99(d)

About the Author

Deborah Morley has authored more than 10 computer textbooks, including Understanding Computers: Today and Tomorrow and Computers and Technology in a Changing Society. Deborah earned her B.S. and M.S. degrees in Business Information Systems from California State University, Fresno. She has 10 years of experience teaching at a college level.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. Introduction to the World of Computers 2. Using Your PC, Windows, and the Web Hardware 3. The System Unit: Processing and Memory 4. Storage 5. Input and Output Software 6. System Software: Operating Systems and Utilities 7. Application Software Networks and the Internet 8. Computer Networks 9. The Internet and World Wide Web Internet Applications 10. Multimedia and the Web 11. E-Commerce Systems 12. Information Systems and System Development 13. Program Development and Programming Languages 14. Databases and Database Management Systems Computers and Society 15. Computer Security and Privacy 16. Intellectual Property Rights, Ethics, Health, Access, and the Environment Reference and Resource Guide

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