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Computers in Our Worldby Beverly E. Amer
Synopses & Reviews
Computers in Our World, 2nd Edition, has been completely updated to meet the needs of today's students. This text emphasizes application of technical knowledge rather than the individual components of systems, with all nine chapters revised and current. This brief title is a perfect addition to any introductory computer class, keeping your students engaged and increasing the relevancy of computers in student's everyday lives.
Computers in Our World, 2nd Edition, has been completely updated to meet the needs of today's learners. This text emphasizes application of technical knowledge rather than the individual components of systems, with all nine chapters revised and current. This brief title will keep you engaged and increase the relevancy of computers in your everyday life.
About the Author
Beverly Amer is on the faculty of the W. A. Franke College of Business at Northern Arizona University, where she has taught computer information systems, management information systems, and accounting courses to thousands of students over the past fourteen years. Her passion is helping students connect their classroom learning experiences to professional work and business environments. Beverly also is the author of Computers in Our World, 2nd Edition, and owns a media production company that specializes in creating realistic business case studies and video-based materials for the higher education market.
Table of Contents
1. Computers in Business and Industry 2. Computers in Government, Law Enforcement, and the Military 3. Computers in Medicine and Science 4. Computers in Arts and Entertainment 5. Computers in Transportation 6. Computers in Education 7. Computer Viruses and Computer Crime 8. Computers, Law and Ethics 9. Computers, Privacy and Security
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