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The Cult of Information: The Folklore of Computers and the True Art of Thinking

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When the word 'computer' entered the general vocabulary in the 1950s, the most advanced example filled a reasonable sized room. Three decades of rapid technological revolution have resulted in the acceptance of computers in nearly every office, school and home. A corresponding dramatic rise in the status of 'information' has promoted the people who manipulate it from the status of office clerks to information scientists. Despite the wonderful claims for the abilities of the computer and the hallowed tones of 'computerese', ...

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The Cult of Information: The Folklore of Computers and the True Art of Thinking
2019, Lutterworth Press

ISBN-13: 9780718895266

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The Cult of Information: The Folklore of Computers and the True Art of Thinking
1988, Paladin, London

ISBN-13: 9780586086698

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The Cult of Information: The Folklore of Computers and the True Art of Thinking
1986, Lutterworth Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780718826741

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