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The Effects of Technology and Innovation on Society

  title={The Effects of Technology and Innovation on Society},
  author={Peter Sasvari},
Various models of the information society have been developed so far and they are so different from country to country that it would be rather unwise to look for a single, allencompassing definition. In our time a number of profound socio-economic changes are underway. The application of these theories and schools on ICT is problematic in many respects. First, as we stated above, there is not a single, widely used paradigm which has synthesised the various schools and theories dealing with… 

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