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ERIC Number: ED431407
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Pages: 210
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-89843-261-8
The Promise of Global Networks. 1999 Annual Review.
Institute for Information Studies, Queenstown, MD.
This collection of commissioned papers provides a variety of perspectives on the impact of global information networks. The following articles are included: "The Promise of Global Networks: An Introduction" (Jorge Reina Schement); "Architecture and Expectations: Networks of the World--Unite!" (Marjory S. Blumenthal); "The Regulation of Global Networks: A European Perspective" (Luigi Prosperetti); "The Internet in the Other Three-Quarters of the World" (Bella Mody); "Business on the Net: A Primer on New Realities" (Richard D. Taylor); "How Will Work Change? E-Lancers, Empowerment and Guilds" (Thomas W. Malone and Robert J. Laubacher); "Global Networks Toward New Communities" (John D. H. Downing); and "Cybercrime, Cyberterrorism, and Network Warfare" (John M. Fabry). A brief profile of each author is provided. Individual papers contain endnotes. (AEF)
The Aspen Institute, Publications Office, 109 Houghton Lab Lane, P.O. Box 222, Queenstown, MD 21658; Tel: 410-820-5326; Fax: 410-827-9174 ($12).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Institute for Information Studies, Queenstown, MD.