Online Communication and Social Networking
Online Predators
Online Privacy
Online Security
Series Description:

As the digital revolution progresses, society creates, communicates, and consumes information and media at an exponential rate. Issues in the Digital Age explores this ever-growing online world, highlighting its many benefits as well as its equally numerous pitfalls. Books in this series examine what is possible today, how we arrived at this point, and what issues arise from these new capabilities. Quotes from experts and others enhance the narrative, which also challenges readers to think critically about the new world in which they live. Source notes, a bibliography for further research, and index provide additional tools for student researchers.

Series Specifications:   

  • 96 pgs; 6 ½ X 9 ¼; Visual chronology, glossary terms
Each title offers:
  • Interest Level: Grades 7-12
  • 96 pages
  • Reinforced Library Binding
  • Full-Color Photos and Illustrations
  • Sidebars
  • Source Notes
  • Bibliography, Organizations, and Websites
  • Index
  



Title:
Online Communication and Social Networking
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© 2011
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ISBN: 978-1-60152-190-3
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In just a few years, social media have become one of the most powerful means of communication, even helping to topple governments. But there's a dark side as well. A look at the pluses and perils of connectivity, and what may lie ahead.
Title:
Online Predators
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© 2011
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ISBN: 978-1-60152-193-4
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The Internet provides new opportunities for instant access to information and services. Using the anonymity of the Internet, online predators have become skilled at using technology to exploit people for sexual, financial, or other malicious purposes.
Title:
Online Privacy
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© 2011
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ISBN: 978-1-60152-194-1
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Online postings, purchases, and other Internet-based activities might seem secure and private. But are they? As online communication, information, and commerce become more and more dominant, concerns about privacy have also grown—in turn fueling calls for new laws and other safeguards.

Title:
Online Security
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© 2011
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ISBN: 978-1-60152-195-8
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The Internet connects computers in over 250 countries on every continent, bringing easy access to information and services to millions of people. Along with convenience, Internet connections carry risks that valuable information will be lost, stolen, changed, or misused, making online security more important than ever.

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