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The Resource Web of deception : misinformation on the Internet, edited by Anne P. Mintz

Web of deception : misinformation on the Internet, edited by Anne P. Mintz

Label
Web of deception : misinformation on the Internet
Title
Web of deception
Title remainder
misinformation on the Internet
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anne P. Mintz
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Intentionally misleading or erroneous information on the Web can wreak havoc on your health, privacy, investments, business decisions, online purchases, legal affairs, and more. Until now, the breadth and significance of this growing problem for Internet users have yet to be fully explored. In Web of deception, Anne P. Mintz brings together 10 information industry gurus to illuminate the issues and help you recognize and deal with the flood of deception and misinformation within a range of subject areas
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
025.04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • ZA4201
  • HV6773
LC item number
  • .W43 2002
  • .W43 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mintz, Anne P
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Internet fraud
  • Electronic information resource literacy
  • Computer network resources
  • Internet searching
  • Fraude sur Internet
  • Connaissances des sources d'information électroniques
  • Information électronique
  • Recherche sur Internet
  • Internet
  • Evaluation
  • Désinformation
  • Délits informatiques
  • Computer network resources
  • Electronic information resource literacy
  • Internet fraud
  • Internet searching
  • Internet
  • Elektronische informatie
  • Fraude
  • Misleiding
  • World Wide Web
  • Informationsqualität
  • Internet
  • Information Management
Label
Web of deception : misinformation on the Internet, edited by Anne P. Mintz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Brother have you got a dime? Charity scams on the Web
  • Carol Ebbinghouse
  • Welcome to the dark side : how e-commerce, online consumer, and e-mail fraud rely on misdirection and misinformation
  • Lysbeth B. Chuck
  • Make sure you read the fine print : legal advice on the Internet
  • Carol Ebbinghouse
  • How to evaluate a web site
  • LaJean Humphries
  • This is what I asked for? The searching quagmire
  • Susan Feldman
  • Web hoaxes, counterfeit sites, and other spurious information on the Internet
  • How a search engine works
  • Elizabeth D. Liddy
  • Getting mad, getting even, getting money : remedies for intentional misinformation
  • Carol Ebbinghouse
  • Endnote :
  • What a tangled web we weave
  • Barbara Quint and Anne P. Mintz
  • Paul S. Piper
  • Charlatans, leeches, and old wives : medical misinformation
  • Susan M. Detwiler
  • It's a dangerous world out there : misinformation in the corporate universe
  • Helene Kassler
  • Internet users at risk : the identity/privacy target zone
  • Stephen E. Arnold
Control code
ocm49610905
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxv, 275 pages
Isbn
9780910965606
Lccn
2002004687
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o49610905
  • (OCoLC)49610905
Label
Web of deception : misinformation on the Internet, edited by Anne P. Mintz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Brother have you got a dime? Charity scams on the Web
  • Carol Ebbinghouse
  • Welcome to the dark side : how e-commerce, online consumer, and e-mail fraud rely on misdirection and misinformation
  • Lysbeth B. Chuck
  • Make sure you read the fine print : legal advice on the Internet
  • Carol Ebbinghouse
  • How to evaluate a web site
  • LaJean Humphries
  • This is what I asked for? The searching quagmire
  • Susan Feldman
  • Web hoaxes, counterfeit sites, and other spurious information on the Internet
  • How a search engine works
  • Elizabeth D. Liddy
  • Getting mad, getting even, getting money : remedies for intentional misinformation
  • Carol Ebbinghouse
  • Endnote :
  • What a tangled web we weave
  • Barbara Quint and Anne P. Mintz
  • Paul S. Piper
  • Charlatans, leeches, and old wives : medical misinformation
  • Susan M. Detwiler
  • It's a dangerous world out there : misinformation in the corporate universe
  • Helene Kassler
  • Internet users at risk : the identity/privacy target zone
  • Stephen E. Arnold
Control code
ocm49610905
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxv, 275 pages
Isbn
9780910965606
Lccn
2002004687
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o49610905
  • (OCoLC)49610905

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