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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)
21,22 €

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)
26,53 €

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

From Urban Legends to Political Fact-Checking: Online Scrutiny in America, 1990-2015
Springer International Publishing (2019)
29,74 €

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

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)
89,24 €

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)
35,69 €

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)
35,69 €

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)
39,26 €

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

Exploring the Early Digital
Springer International Publishing (2019)
32,12 €

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)
39,26 €

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