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Telecommunications policy for the 1990s and beyond

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Published by M.E. Sharpe in Armonk, N.Y .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Telecommunication policy -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementWalter G. Bolter, James W. McConnaughey, Fred J. Kelsey.
      ContributionsMcConnaughey, James W., Kelsey, Fred J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE7781 .B65 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 435 p. :
      Number of Pages435
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2192030M
      ISBN 100873325869
      LC Control Number89010803

      The history of telecommunication began with the use of smoke signals and drums in Africa, Asia, and the the s, the first fixed semaphore systems emerged in r, it was not until the s that electrical telecommunication systems started to appear. This article details the history of telecommunication and the individuals who helped make telecommunication systems what. @article{osti_, title = {Beyond telecommuting: A new paradigm for the effect of telecommunications on travel}, author = {Niles, J S}, abstractNote = {Conventional wisdom about social and economic behavior holds that the use of telecommunications is a natural substitute for transportation. For example, telephone calls can replace travel to meetings, and facsimile or electronic .


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