Information technology diffusion in the Asia Pacific perspectives on policy, electronic commerce and education by Felix B. Tan

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  • Asia.,
  • Pacific Area.


  • Information technology -- Economic aspects -- Asia.,
  • Information technology -- Economic aspects -- Pacific Area.,
  • Information technology -- Government policy -- Asia.,
  • Information technology -- Government policy -- Pacific Area.,
  • Electronic commerce -- Asia.,
  • Electronic commerce -- Pacific Area.,
  • Information superhighway in education -- Asia.,
  • Information superhighway in education -- Pacific Area.,
  • Internet -- Asia.,
  • Internet -- Pacific Area.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementFelix B. Tan, P. Scott Corbett, Yuk-Yong Wong.
ContributionsCorbett, P. Scott., Wong, Yuk-Yong, 1954-
LC ClassificationsHC415.I55 T36 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 376 p. :
Number of Pages376
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL380308M
ISBN 101878289489
LC Control Number98042506

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