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Programmed Inequality: How Britain Discarded Women Technologists and Lost Its Edge in Computing

Programmed Inequality

How Britain Discarded Women Technologists and Lost Its Edge in Computing

The MIT Press (2017)
CA$26.45

How Britain lost its early dominance in computing by systematically discriminating against its most...

ENIAC in Action: Making and Remaking the Modern Computer

ENIAC in Action

Making and Remaking the Modern Computer

Thomas Haigh, Mark Priestley and 1 more...
The MIT Press (2016)
CA$33.07

The history of the first programmable electronic computer, from its conception, construction, and...

Intertwingled

The Work and Influence of Ted Nelson

Springer International Publishing (2015)

This engaging volume celebrates the life and work of Theodor Holm “Ted” Nelson, a pioneer and...

Connecting Women: Women, Gender and ICT in Europe in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Century

Connecting Women

Women, Gender and ICT in Europe in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Century

Springer International Publishing (2015)
CA$109.86

This important volume examines European perspectives on the historical relations that women have...

Participation in Computing: The National Science Foundation’s Expansionary Programs

Participation in Computing

The National Science Foundation’s Expansionary Programs

Springer International Publishing (2016)
CA$43.94

This book provides a history of the efforts of the US National Science Foundation to broaden...

Women and Underrepresented Minorities in Computing: A Historical and Social Study
Springer International Publishing (2016)
CA$43.94

This text examines in detail the issue of the underrepresentation of women, African Americans,...

History of Cryptography and Cryptanalysis: Codes, Ciphers, and Their Algorithms

History of Cryptography and Cryptanalysis

Codes, Ciphers, and Their Algorithms

Springer International Publishing (2018)
CA$48.33

This accessible textbook presents a fascinating review of cryptography and cryptanalysis across...

Exploring the Early Digital
Springer International Publishing (2019)
CA$39.54

Changes in the present challenge us to reinterpret the past, but historians have not yet come to...

Early Computing in Britain: Ferranti Ltd. and Government Funding, 1948 — 1958

Early Computing in Britain

Ferranti Ltd. and Government Funding, 1948 — 1958

Springer International Publishing (2019)
CA$48.33

This unique book presents the story of the pioneering manufacturing company Ferranti Ltd. – producer...

From Urban Legends to Political Fact-Checking: Online Scrutiny in America, 1990-2015
Springer International Publishing (2019)
CA$36.61

This text presents an historical examination of political fact-checking, highlighting how this is...