eBook Essential Library of the Information Age: Net Neutrality, 1st Edition

  • Melissa Higgins
  • Michael Regan
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1680774751
  • ISBN-13: 9781680774757
  • DDC: 384.3
  • Grade Level Range: 8th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released December 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
  • Price:  Sign in for price

About

Overview

This title examines the question of whether Internet service providers should be able to charge content providers for faster connections, introducing readers to the history behind the issue and the modern arguments surrounding it. Compelling text, well-chosen photographs, and extensive back matter give readers a clear look at these complex issues. Features include essential facts, a glossary, additional resources, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Anything but Neutral.
2: From the Early Internet to Broadband.
3: ISPs Versus the FCC.
4: The Net Neutrality Pendulum Swings.
5: Net Neutrality Supporters.
6: Opposition to Net Neutrality.
7: Net Neutrality Worldwide.
8: The Future of Net Neutrality.
Essential Facts.
Glossary.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
Index.
About the Authors.
Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Anything but Neutral.
2: From the Early Internet to Broadband.
3: ISPs Versus the FCC.
4: The Net Neutrality Pendulum Swings.
5: Net Neutrality Supporters.
6: Opposition to Net Neutrality.
7: Net Neutrality Worldwide.
8: The Future of Net Neutrality.
Essential Facts.
Glossary.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
Index.
About the Authors.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Michael Regan

Michael Regan teaches Physical Education at Mazenod College. He is a 'digital native' and accomplished sportsman, so is perfectly placed to create these exciting tools for enhancing skills in a variety of sports.