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IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology

This Changes Everything – ICT and Climate Change: What Can We Do?

13th IFIP TC 9 International Conference on Human Choice and Computers, HCC13 2018, Held at the 24th IFIP World Computer Congress, WCC 2018, Poznan, Poland, September 19–21, 2018, Proceedings

Editors: Kreps, D., Ess, C.M., Leenen, L., Kimppa, K. (Eds.)

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 13th IFIP TC 9 International Conference on Human Choice and Computers, HCC13 2018, held at the 24th IFIP World Computer Congress, WCC 2018, in Poznan, Poland, in September 2018.
The 29 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 48 submissions. The papers are based on both academic research and the professional experience of information practitioners working in the field. They deal with multiple challenges society will be facing in the future and are organized in the following topical sections: history of computing: "this changed everything"; ICT4D and improvements of ICTs; ICTs and sustainability; gender; ethical and legal considerations; and philosophy.

Table of contents (29 chapters)

Table of contents (29 chapters)
  • The Basic Dream of the PC, or “Did You Ever Play Tic-Tac-Toe”?

    Pages 3-15

    Ambrosetti, Nadia (et al.)

  • Software Engineering in a British Defence Project in 1970

    Pages 16-30

    Pyle, Ian

  • History of Early Australian-Designed Computers

    Pages 31-41

    Tatnall, Arthur

  • Assessing ICT Access Disparities Between the Institutional and Home Front: A Case of University Students in South Africa’s Eastern Cape

    Pages 45-59

    Takavarasha, Sam, Jr. (et al.)

  • Creating an ICT Skills Enhancement Environment for Entrepreneurs

    Pages 60-81

    Steyn, Riana (et al.)

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eBook $89.00
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Softcover $119.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-07615-3
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
This Changes Everything – ICT and Climate Change: What Can We Do?
Book Subtitle
13th IFIP TC 9 International Conference on Human Choice and Computers, HCC13 2018, Held at the 24th IFIP World Computer Congress, WCC 2018, Poznan, Poland, September 19–21, 2018, Proceedings
Editors
  • David Kreps
  • Charles M. Ess
  • Louise Leenen
  • Kai Kimppa
Series Title
IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology
Series Volume
537
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
IFIP International Federation for Information Processing
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-99605-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-99605-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-99604-2
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-07615-3
Series ISSN
1868-4238
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 395
Number of Illustrations
50 b/w illustrations
Topics