Understanding Computers: Today and Tomorrow, Introductory

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Authors : Deborah Morley; Charles S. Parker


488 Pages  Paperback 

13th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2009, 2007, 2004

©2011, Published


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Understanding Computers: Today and Tomorrow gives your students a classic introduction to computer concepts with a modern twist! Known for its emphasis on industry insight, this text makes concepts relevant to today's career-focused students.


MODULAR ORGANIZATION emphasizes the relationship among topics and chapters.

"ASK THE EXPERT" BOXES offer career advice from industry leaders.

"EXPERT INSIGHT" ARTICLES relate that chapter's topic to IT careers.

ONLINE COMPANION is a portal to extra content such as quizzes, videos, and study guide... more

New to this Edition

Updated to cover current and emerging technologies and how they affect students' lives today!

HAZARD boxes offer practical tips that students can use immediately to protect themselves from hardware, security, or privacy problems.