Category: Media, science & technology

Open Secrets

April 25, 2011 | 536 pages
The New York Times Staff. Edited by Alexander Star The New York Times Company; January 2011 Paperback 9781443408578  More Info

No University Is an Island

NYU Press | February 3, 2010 | 289 pages
The modern university is sustained by academic freedom. It guarantees higher education's independence, its quality, and its success in educating students. This title presents an account of the social, political, and cultural forces undermining academic freedom.  More Info

When Computers Were Human

Princeton Univ Pr | August 27, 2007 | 411 pages
Before Palm Pilots and iPods, PCs and laptops, the term "computer" referred to the people who did scientific calculations by hand. These workers were neither calculating geniuses nor idiot savants but knowledgeable people who, in other circumstances, might have become scientists in their own right.... More Info

Broadcasting Policy in Canada

Univ of Toronto Pr | January 15, 2010 | 284 pages
Where did Canadian content regulations come from? What do international trade agreements mean for existing broadcasting policy and business practices? How are new media changing the face of broadcasting in Canada?  More Info