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

Publication Info. Medford, N.J : CyberAge Books, [2002]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Alleman HS Stacks - ALLG-6  025.04 MIN    AVAILABLE
 Galena SD 120 - HS LRC Stacks - GLLY-13  025.04 WEB    AVAILABLE
 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  ZA4201 .W43 2002    AVAILABLE
Description xxv, 275 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Web hoaxes, counterfeit sites, and other spurious information on the Internet / 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 -- 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 -- 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.
Subject Internet fraud.
Electronic information resource literacy.
Computer network resources -- Evaluation.
Internet searching.
Added Author Mintz, Anne P.
ISBN 0910965609

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