Quick View Guide to the Internet for Students of Health, Physical Education, and Exercise Science Version 2.0

Quick View Guide to the Internet for Students of Health, Physical Education, and Exercise Science Version 2.0

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This brief guide gives students and teachers a reference to the Internet and World Wide Web. It includes sections on finding, using, and documenting sources, source reliability, the Internet and job searches, communicating with e-mail and in virtual communities, and more.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 62 pages
  • 137.2 x 215.9 x 5.1mm | 45.36g
  • McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
  • Mayfield Publishing Co ,U.S.
  • United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0767420624
  • 9780767420624

Table of contents

Introduction What Can the Internet Do for You? What Are the Internet and the World Wide Web? Quick View: How Can I Use Graphical Access to the Internet? Using Netscape(R) and Other Graphical Browsers Quick View: How Can I Use Text-Only Access to the Internet? Using Lynx and Other Text-Only Browsers PART I. FINDING INFORMATION ON THE INTERNET How the Internet Works-In Brief How to Find the Information You Want Info Byte: Some Common Error Messages How to Judge the Reliability of Internet Information How to Document Information from Electronic Sources American Psychological Association (APA) Author-Date Style Modern Language Association (MLA) Author-Page Style Council of Biology Editors (CBE) Citation-Sequence System Chicago Manual of Style (CMS) Superscript System PART II. COMMUNICATING ON THE INTERNET How to Communicate with E-Mail Virtual Communities: Listservs and Newsgroups Info Byte: Netiquette Virtual Communities: Real-Time Communication File Transfer Protocol (FTP) Risks and Precautions PART III. FINDING JOBS ON THE INTERNET Sites to Search for Jobs Creating Your Own Web Pages PART IV. INTERNET RESOURCES Health and Wellness Psychological Health Sexuality and Contraception Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Parenting HIV/AIDS and Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases Tobacco, Alcohol, and Drugs Nutrition Fitness Physical Education Cancer, Cardiovascular Disease, and Other Conditions Infectious Diseases and Immunity Personal Safety: Unintentional Injuries and Violence Environmental and Public Health Professional Organizations Internet Glossary Index
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