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Capet, Philippe - Information Evaluation, ebook

Information Evaluation

Capet, Philippe


During the reception of a piece of information, we are never passive. Depending on its origin and content, from our personal beliefs and convictions, we bestow upon this piece of information, spontaneously or after reflection, a certain amount of confidence.

Lyon, David - The Information Society: Issues and Illusions, ebook

The Information Society: Issues and Illusions

Lyon, David


This book provides an overview of debates about whether we are entering into a phase of social existence without precedent - the 'information society'. Intended as a bridge between the literatures of 'social theory' and the 'social impact of technology', this study exposes the myths surrounding

Ventre, Daniel - Information Warfare, ebook

Information Warfare

Ventre, Daniel


This book introduces policy, government, and security professionals to the concept of “information warfare,” covering its evolution over the last decade and its developments among such economic and political giants as China, Russia, Japan, India, and Singapore. The text describes

Ventre, Daniel - Information Warfare, ebook

Information Warfare

Ventre, Daniel


This book deals with the concept of "information war", covering its development over the last two decades and seeks to answer the following questions: is the control of the information space really possible remains or she a utopia?

Bishop, Wade - Geographic Information, ebook

Geographic Information

Bishop, Wade


Geographic Information, Maps, and GIS
Wade Bishop, Tony H. Grubesic
3. 0°: A Primer on Geographic Representation
Wade Bishop, Tony H. Grubesic
4. Policy
Wade Bishop, Tony H. Grubesic
5. Metadata
Wade Bishop, Tony H. Grubesic
6. Geoweb

Gaussier, Eric - Textual Information Access: Statistical Models, ebook

Textual Information Access: Statistical Models

Gaussier, Eric


This book presents statistical models that have recently been developed within several research communities to access information contained in text collections. The problems considered are linked to applications aiming at facilitating information access:
- information extraction and

Stamp, Mark - Information Security: Principles and Practice, ebook

Information Security: Principles and Practice

Stamp, Mark


Featuring a wide array of new information on the most current security topics, this book provides everything readers need to tackle any information security challenge. Focusing on cryptography, access control, protocols and software, this Second Edition

Carpentier, Nico  - Towards a Sustainable Information Society, ebook

Towards a Sustainable Information Society

Carpentier, Nico


The Information Society is one of the recurrent imaginaries to describe present-day structures, discourses and practices. Within its meaning is enshrined the promise of a better world, sometimes naively assuming a technological deus ex machina, in other cases hoping for the creation of policy