Murakami Sale
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | August 18, 2014

Ian Leslie: IMG Empathic Curiosity



Today, we wonder anxiously if digital media is changing our brains. But if there's any time in history when our mental operations changed... Continue »
  1. $18.89 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$34.95
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
1 Remote Warehouse Computers Reference- Beginning and Reference

Other titles in the Shelly Cashman series:

Introduction to Computers

by

Introduction to Computers Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

The perfect coverage of essential computer concepts for a course geared towards application software. Topics include hardware, software, communications, networks, the Internet, and covers information on how to purchase computers for personal use.

About the Author

Gary B. Shelly wrote and published his first computer education textbook in 1969. More than twenty million copies of Shelly Cashman Series? textbooks have been sold. Gary and a talented group of contributing authors have produced books on computer programming, computer concepts, and application software that are the leading textbooks in the computer technology market today. Gary has hosted the annual Shelly Cashman Series? Institute, a week-long training event focusing on the latest topics in technology, for the past 34 years.Thomas J. Cashman received his education at California State University, Los Angeles. He established one of the first business data processing programs in the U.S. at Long Beach City College in California, where he taught and served as department head. In 1969, he began collaborating with now best-selling author, Gary Shelly.Misty E. Vermaat has more than 20 years of experience in the field of computer information systems. She has co-authored many textbooks for the Shelly Cashman Series, including multiple versions of Discovering Computers, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Office Word books.

Table of Contents

1. Objectives. 2. What Is a Computer? 3. What Does a Computer Do? 4. Why Is a Computer so Powerful? 5. How Does a Computer Know What to Do? 6. What Are the Components of a Computer? 7. Input Devices. 8. System Unit. 9. Output Devices. 10. Storage Devices. 11. Communications Devices. 12. Computer Software. 13. Networks and the Internet. 14. How to Purchase a Personal Computer. 15. How to Purchase a Desktop Computer. 16. How to Purchase a Notebook Computer. 17. How to Purchase a Tablet PC. 18. How to Purchase a Personal Mobile Device.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781439081310
Author:
Shelly, Gary B.
Publisher:
Course Technology
Author:
Shelly, Gary B.(Gary B. Shelly)
Author:
Cashman, Thomas J.
Author:
Vermaat, Misty E.
Author:
Freund, Steven M.
Subject:
General
Subject:
General Computers
Subject:
Hardware - Personal Computers - General
Subject:
Personal Computers-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Shelly Cashman
Publication Date:
20100631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
10.60x8.10x.20 in. .25 lbs.

Related Subjects

Computers and Internet » Computers Reference » Beginning and Reference
Computers and Internet » Personal Computers » General
Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » General
Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » General Medicine
Religion » Comparative Religion » General

Introduction to Computers New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$34.95 In Stock
Product details 40 pages Course Technology - English 9781439081310 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.