An examination of the social impact of the Internet, this volume
explores political, social, technical, legal, and economic
controversies in a manner accessible to the general reader.
• A glossary of key terms, such as algorithm, ARPAnet, Hyper Text
Markup Language, identity theft, Internet protocol, malicious
mode, and Moore's law, helps readers find their bearings in the
high-tech world of the Internet
• Bibliographical... more...