Computers in Swedish Society Documenting Early Use and Trends
List Price: $76.50
Publisher: Springer London, Limited
Binding: Trade Cloth
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
This book reviews the shift in the historiography of computing from inventors and innovations to a user-perspective, and examines how the relevant sources can be created, collected, preserved, and disseminated. The text describes and evaluates a project in Sweden that documented the stories of around 700 people. The book also provides a critical discussion on the interpretation of oral evidence, presenting three case studies on how this evidence can inform us about the interaction of computing with large-scale transformations in economies, cultures, and societies. Features: describes a historiography aimed at addressing the question of how computing shaped and transformed Swedish society More...
100% Money Back Guarantee: Wrong item? No problem! Our hassle-free
returns policy has you covered.
We'll also process your order within 1-2 business days. Learn more about our