IMPLICATIONS OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY FOR THE HEALTH EDUCATION PROFESSION
- Designing information technology for people. Etherington, William A. // Business Quarterly;Spring94, Vol. 58 Issue 3, The Information... p103
Focuses on the design of information technology capabilities and components from the perspective of the people who will use them. Importance of human-centric technology; Anticipated new uses of computers; Linking of networks; Need for more cooperation in the industry; Need for faster computers...
- For better or worse. Stoffels, Bob // America's Network;11/01/94, Vol. 98 Issue 21, p6
Speculates on the impact of the development of the information highway in the United States. Gap between society's various segments; Displacement of certain occupations; Creation of new opportunities.
- Communications technology, human resource development and sociocultural issues: Considerations... Jones, Adele M.E. // Convergence;1996, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p49
Tackles the impact of new information technology in Middle East's government funded educational institutions involved in training adults. Human resource development as focus of most colleges; Internet's popularity in UAE; Cultural and social consequences on the adoption of Internet; Arguments...
- Will the Internet become an Orwellian nightmare or a healthy revolt. Erbschloe, Michael // InfoWorld;9/12/94, Vol. 16 Issue 37, p50
Addresses the problems associated with the dominance of information technology in the socio-political life of the future. Role of the author in the information revolution; Two types of groups involved in the revolution; Revolutionaries' vision of the future; References to George Orwell's book...
- Minorities closing gap in high-tech revolution. Marks, Alexandra // Christian Science Monitor;1/26/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 44, p1
Discusses the growing use of computers and the Internet among minorities and blacks in the United States. Decreasing gap between poor and affluent Americans in information technology.
- The shortcomings of the Information Age. Davidson, Jeff // Vital Speeches of the Day;06/01/96, Vol. 62 Issue 16, p495
Presents speech by the Executive Director, Breathing Space Institute of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, given before the US National Institutes of Health, dealing with issue of how to handle information overload.
- When the empires crumble... Colvin, Geoffrey // Director (00123242);Apr96, Vol. 49 Issue 9, p96
Focuses on the effects of the rise of information technology on the corporate, labor, government, and mass median institutions. Proliferation of corporate downsizing; Demise of the big government; Decline in the importance of unions in the labor force; Decrease in the influence of the mass media.
- Show me the productivity! // Wilson Quarterly;Spring98, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p128
Reviews the article `The Computer and the Economy,' by Alan S. Blinder and Richard E. Quandt, which was found in the December 1997 issue of `The Atlantic Monthly,' periodical.
- Software that'll clean your shower? Schaffer, Jeffrey // Christian Science Monitor;1/28/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 46, p11
Asserts that people who use computers and the Internet daily should remember that real life is variable and unpredictable. The need to focus on optimism.