eBook Global Information Technologies: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1599049406
  • ISBN-13: 9781599049403
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 3820 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released April 2008
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007
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Global Information Technologies: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications compiles a defining body of authoritative research on these topics, resulting in a complete reference collection that cuts across all major areas of concern in the global information domain. Among the 269 chapters from over 450 international experts are examinations of culture in information systems, IT in developing countries, global e-business, and the worldwide information society. A matchless compendium on this topic for reference collections in libraries worldwide, Global Information Technologies: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications provides a critical mass of knowledge to fuel the future work of researchers, academicians and practitioners in a variety of fields that engage with the implications of global information technology.

Key Features:

  • 269 authoritative contributions by the world’s leading experts in global information technologies from over 55 countries
  • Comprehensive coverage of each specific topic, highlighting recent trends and describing the latest advances in global IT
  • Organized by topic and indexed, making it a convenient method of reference for all IT/IS scholars and professionals
  • Cross referencing of key terms, figures and information pertinent to global information technologies
  • In-depth description of key issues, terms and concepts
  • More than 6,500 references to existing literature and research
  • Numerous entries containing overviews and introductions to relevant concepts in global IT