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eBook Digital Issues: Online Predators, 1st Edition

  • Melissa Abramovitz
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  • ISBN-10: 1682820939
  • ISBN-13: 9781682820933
  • DDC: 004.67
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released April 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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Overview

Digital technologies that utilize the Internet have made communicating and finding information fast and simple, but this very convenience has also made it easy for online predators to target and prey on Internet users. Various types of online sexual, financial, identity theft, and cyberbullying predators, along with the methods they employ, the effects on their victims, efforts to contain these illegal activities, and associated controversies are discussed.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
About the Author.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction: The Dark Side of the Internet.
1: The Threat from Sexual Predators.
2: Tricks and Technologies Used by Online Predators.
3: Data Breaches and Identity Theft.
4: Predators Can Be Peers.
5: Combating Online Predators.
Source Notes.
Organizations to Contact.
For Further Research.
Index.
Front Cover.
About the Author.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction: The Dark Side of the Internet.
1: The Threat from Sexual Predators.
2: Tricks and Technologies Used by Online Predators.
3: Data Breaches and Identity Theft.
4: Predators Can Be Peers.
5: Combating Online Predators.
Source Notes.
Organizations to Contact.
For Further Research.
Index.