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Author Mapua, Jeff, author.

Title Net neutrality and what it means to you / Jeff Mapua.

Publication Info. New York : Rosen Central, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Teen Non-Fiction    384.3 MAP    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Teen Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 48 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
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Series Digital and information literacy
Digital and information literacy.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Battle for the Internet -- The two sides -- Net neutrality around the world -- Keeping the net free for all.
Audience Grades 5-8.
Summary Internet users can find it difficult to keep up on the ever-changing laws, issues, and challenges that affect their media experience. In clear, easy-to-grasp language, this guide explains the basic workings of internet connections, IP addresses, and bandwidth throttling. The status of information control by governments and internet providers is explored in both the United States and an international context. This insightful title makes clear the debate between those who support net neutrality and those who oppose it a debate that affects every internet user today and in the years to come. Bibliography, Detailed Table of Contents, Full-Color Photographs, Glossary, Index, Sidebars, Websites, Further Information Section, Further Reading List, List of Organizations.
Subject Network neutrality -- Juvenile literature.
Internet governance -- Juvenile literature.
Telecommunication policy -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781499465136 (library bound)
1499465130 (library bound)
9781499465112 (paperback)
1499465114 (paperback)

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