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MIS5, 5th Edition

  • includes CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card
  • Hossein Bidgoli California State University, Bakersfield
  • ISBN-10: 1285836456  |  ISBN-13: 9781285836454
  • 336 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2014, 2013, 2012
  • © 2015 | Published
  • List Price = $ 69.95
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  • Newer Edition Available

About

Overview

Created by the continuous feedback of a “student-tested, faculty-approved” process, MIS5 delivers a visually appealing, succinct print component, tear-out review cards for students and instructors and a consistent online offering with CourseMate that includes an eBook in addition to a set of interactive digital tools all at a value-based price and proven to increase retention and outcomes.

Features and Benefits

  • Several new Web sites and mobile apps have been added throughout the textbook.
  • The brand-new End of Chapter questions will include: 8 new Review and Discussion questions, 6 Projects, 5 new Cases and a brand-new section “Are you ready to move on” which offers 6 Test Questions.
  • Updated information boxes and end-of-chapter cases show MIS applications in current business settings.
  • Big data, the Internet of Everything, and Contextual Computing are some of the new topics covered.
  • Every 4LTR Press solution comes complete with an engaging print textbook, tear-out review cards, an interactive digital solution (CourseMate), and an eBook all of which were directly influenced from student focus groups and surveys, and from interviews with over 200 faculty and students.
  • Shorter, comprehensive chapters in a modern design present content in a more engaging and accessible format without minimizing coverage for your course.
  • MIS 5 offers today's most current IS statistics, hardware, software, and applications.
  • Hossein Bidgoli provides a daily article link on current MIS topics via Facebook, LinkedIn (4LTR Press for MIS) and Twitter.
  • Tear-Out Review Cards at the back of the Student Editions provide students a portable study tool containing all of the pertinent information for class preparation.
  • Instructor Prep Cards at the back of the Instructor's Edition make preparation simple with detachable cards for each chapter, offering a quick map of chapter content, a list of corresponding PowerPoint and video resources, additional examples, and suggested assignments and discussion questions to help you organize chapter content efficiently.
  • Every 4LTR Press solution comes with CourseMate, the interactive digital component that offers a full suite of unique learning tools that appeal to different learning styles. Quizzes, videos, games, and more are only a click away.
  • All of the content and resources you expect with a supplements package that is second to none including test banks tagged for AACSB standards and Bloom's Taxonomy, Instructor Manual with solutions to end of chapter content, and PowerPoint presentations.

Table of Contents

Part I: FUNDAMENTALS OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS.
1. Information Systems: An Overview.
2. Computers: The Machines Behind Computing.
3. Database Systems, Data Warehouses, and Data Marts.
4. Personal, Legal, Ethical, and Organizational Issues of Information Systems.
5. Protecting Information Resources.
Part II: DATA COMMUNICATION, THE INTERNET, E-COMMERCE, AND GLOBAL INFORMATION SYSTEMS.
6. Data Communication: Delivering Information Anywhere and Anytime.
7. The Internet, Intranets, and Extranets.
8. E-Commerce.
9. Global Information Systems.
Part III: IS DEVELOPMENT, ENTERPRISE SYSTEMS, MSS, AND EMERGING TRENDS.
10. Building Successful Information Systems.
11. Enterprise Systems.
12. Management Support Systems.
13. Intelligent Information Systems.
14. Emerging Trends, Technologies, and Applications.

What's New

  • Brand-new topics have been added of which Cyber Crime (Ch. 4), Big Data (Ch. 3), Net Neutrality (Ch. 4), the Internet of Everything (Ch. 7) and Contextual Computing (Ch. 13) are prime examples.
  • The End of Chapter content has been redesigned to include 8 new Review and Discussion questions, 6 Projects, 5 new Cases and a brand-new section “Are you ready to move on” which offers 6 Test Questions.

Learning Resource Bundles

Choose the textbook packaged with the resources that best meet your course and student needs. Contact your Learning Consultant for more information.

Bundle: Text + CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card + SAM 2013 Assessment, Training, and Projects v1.0 Multi-Term Printed Access Card

ISBN-10: 1337073113  | ISBN-13: 9781337073110

List Price = $117.95  | CengageBrain Price = $117.95


Bundle: Text + CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card + SAM 2013 Assessment and Training v1.0 Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  133707313X  | ISBN-13:  9781337073134

List Price = $106.95  | CengageBrain Price = $106.95


Bundle: Text + CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  1337073288  | ISBN-13:  9781337073288

List Price = $69.95  | CengageBrain Price = $69.95


Print Option: Text + CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  1337199222 | ISBN-13:  9781337199223

List Price = $70.95  | CengageBrain Price = $70.95


Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285836502 | ISBN-13: 9781285836508)

The more you study, the better the results. Make the most of your study time by accessing everything you need to succeed in one place. Read your textbook, take notes, review flashcards, watch videos, and take practice quizzes—online with CourseMate.

List Price = $69.95  | CengageBrain Price = $69.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $69.95

Student Supplements

CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285836502 | ISBN-13: 9781285836508)

The more you study, the better the results. Make the most of your study time by accessing everything you need to succeed in one place. Read your textbook, take notes, review flashcards, watch videos, and take practice quizzes—online with CourseMate.

List Price = $69.95  | CengageBrain Price = $69.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $69.95

MindTap® Reader for SAM 2013 for MIS, 1 term Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305868021 | ISBN-13: 9781305868021)

List Price = $35.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $35.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Hossein Bidgoli

Hossein Bidgoli, Ph.D., is professor of Management Information Systems at California State University. Dr. Bidgoli helped set up the first PC Lab in the United States and served as its first director. He is the author of 45 textbooks, 27 manuals and more than five dozen technical articles and papers on various aspects of computer applications, information systems and network security, e-commerce and decision support systems published and presented throughout the world. Dr. Bidgoli also serves as the editor-in-chief of THE HANDBOOK OF TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT, THE INTERNET ENCYCLOPEDIA, THE HANDBOOK OF INFORMATION SECURITY, THE HANDBOOK OF COMPUTER NETWORKS, and THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS. THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS was a recipient of one of the Library Journal’s Best Reference Sources for 2002. THE INTERNET ENCYCLOPEDIA was a recipient of one of the PSP Awards (Professional and Scholarly Publishing), 2004, by Association of American Publishers.