Computer Confluence, Comprehensive and Student CD

Computer Confluence, Comprehensive and Student CD

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For introductory courses in computer concepts often including instruction in Microsoft Office. Integrates three information sources-an illustrated textbook, a multimedia CD, and a Companion Website-with a lively writing style to explore the promises and challenges of information technology, its effect on businesses, people, society, and the more

Product details

  • Mixed media product
  • 210.8 x 274.3 x 22.9mm | 1,247.39g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 6th Revised United States ed
  • 0131270958
  • 9780131270954

Table of contents

Chapter 0. Basics. PART 1. Approaching Computers: Hardware and Software Fundamentals. Chapter 1. Computer Currents: From Calculation to Connection. Chapter 2. Hardware Basics: Inside the Box. Chapter 3. Hardware Basics: Peripherals. Chapter 4. Software Basics: The Ghost in the Machine. PART 2. Using Software: Essential Applications. Chapter 5. Basic Office Applications. Chapter 6. Graphics, Digital Media, and Multimedia. Chapter 7. Database Applications and Implications. PART 3. Exploring with Computers: Networking and Internetworking. Chapter 8. Networking and Telecommunication. Chapter 9. Inside the Internet and the World Wide Web. PART 4. Living with Computers: Issues and Implications. Chapter 10. Computer Security and Privacy. Chapter 11.Computers at Work, School, and Home PART 5. Working with Computers: Management, IT, and E-commerce. Chapter 12. Information Systems in Business. Chapter 13. Electronic Commerce and E-Business. PART 6. Mastering Computers: Algorithms and Intelligence. Chapter 14. Systems Design and Development. Chapter 15. Is Artificial Intelligence Real?show more

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