Politics on the Web
A Student Guide
By Stuart Stein
Prentice Hall / Pearson Education
160 Pages, Illustrated
$39.50 paper original
Politics on the Web is ideal for anyone who wants to access politics Internet resources quickly and efficiently without becoming an IT expert. The emphasis throughout is on the location of high quality politics Internet resources for learning, teaching and research, from among the billions of publicly accessible Web pages. The book is structured so that it will be found useful by both beginners and intermediate level users, and be of continuing use over the course of higher education studies.
Key features: How to make the most of search engines and subject directories. Extensive illustrations on how to construct standard and advanced search queries for highly efficient research. Detailed annotations of a substantial volume of politics related Web resources. How to locate mailing lists in subjects that interest you Information on safeguarding your data, computer viruses, personal privacy, installing and uninstalling software and browser configuration. Useful, concise and clearly written glossary.
Dr Stuart Stein lectures at the University of the West of England in Bristol.
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