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

Participation in Computing

The National Science Foundation’s Expansionary Programs

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

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

History and Philosophy of Modern Mathematics

History and Philosophy of Modern Mathematics was first published in 1988. Minnesota Archive Editions...

Privacy in America: Interdisciplinary Perspectives

Privacy in America

Interdisciplinary Perspectives

US$79.50

Arranged in three sections—Law and Policy, Information Technology, and Other Perspectives—this...

Digital Media: Technological and Social Challenges of the Interactive World

Digital Media

Technological and Social Challenges of the Interactive World

US$66.50

There has been an explosion in the creation and use of digital media over the past quarter century...

Women and Information Technology: Research on Underrepresentation
The MIT Press (2008)
US$24.99

Computing remains a heavily male-dominated field even after twenty-five years of extensive efforts...

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

Marie Hicks, William Aspray and 1 more...
The MIT Press (2017)
US$19.99

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

Food in the Internet Age

This book examines food in the United States in the age of the Internet. One major theme running...

Formal and Informal Approaches to Food Policy

Formal approaches are those taken by government bodies through laws, court decisions and actions of...

Recoding Gender: Women's Changing Participation in Computing

Recoding Gender

Women's Changing Participation in Computing

Janet Abbate, William Aspray and 1 more...
The MIT Press (2012)
US$24.99

The untold history of women and computing: how pioneering women succeeded in a field shaped by...