Computer Confluence, Standard Edition with CD, Fifth Edition

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For introductory courses in computer concepts or computer literacy often including instruction in Microsoft Office. Integrates three information sources-an illustrated textbook, a multimedia CD, and a Companion Website-with a lively writing style to explore the promises and challenges of information technology, its effect on businesses, people, society, and the future.

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Looks Like a Textbook, Reads Like a Magazine Ask anyone.

Today we learn about Computer Technologies by reading magazines. Lively language, fast technology, and an enticing design keep our attention and focus.

Why not learn about Computers with a textbook written the very same way?

Now you can
  • Lively. Open the book anywhere and read. You will be captivated by the language and the style of George Beekman's writing.
  • Dynamic. Use the "User's View", "Rules of Thumb" and the "How It Works", boxes in conjunction with the Interactive CD and Web site to bring chapter concepts to life.
  • Timely. The up-to-the-minute "Crosscurrents" boxes expose tomorrow's most relevant and controversial topics in Computing and ask the reader to respond.
  • Relevant. The confluence of computers and communication technology is transforming our lives and shaping our future: Computer Confluence a confluence of text and technology to provide a practical guide for the future.

About the Author:

George Beekman is a Senior Instructor in the Department of Computer Science at Oregon State University. An innovative computer literacy course he created more than a decade ago served as the inspiration for Computer Confluence. He has since designed several classes in interactive multimedia and the social and ethical issues surrounding information technology. He coordinates multimedia components of OSU's New Media program, which focuses on the digital convergence of multimedia, telemedia, and print media.

George Beekman has taught workshops in computer literacy and multimedia for students, educators, and economically disadvantaged families from the Atlantic to Alaska. He has written more than 20 books on computers, information technology, and multimedia, as well s more than 100 articles and reviews for Macworld and other popular publications. In his spare time he runs, rides his bike, and plays music with his friends.

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