The Resource The truth about the Internet and online predators, Robert N. Golden, general editor, Fred L. Peterson, general editor ; Heath Dingwell, principal author

The truth about the Internet and online predators, Robert N. Golden, general editor, Fred L. Peterson, general editor ; Heath Dingwell, principal author

Label
The truth about the Internet and online predators
Title
The truth about the Internet and online predators
Statement of responsibility
Robert N. Golden, general editor, Fred L. Peterson, general editor ; Heath Dingwell, principal author
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
To help readers avoid and recognize risky behaviors, The Truth About the Internet and Online Predators explains many of the dangers associated with the Internet. The A-to-Z entries detail the social, legal, and personal risks of Internet use, while personal testimonies and question-and-answer sections provide readers with an inside look at common issues online. Entries include:. Bullies and cyberbullying. Characteristics of online predators. Chat rooms and instant messaging. Internet safety. Parental control. Peers and peer pressure. Phishing and pharming. Privacy issues. Social networking Web
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
004.67/80835
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ799.2.I5
LC item number
D56 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Truth about series
Label
The truth about the Internet and online predators, Robert N. Golden, general editor, Fred L. Peterson, general editor ; Heath Dingwell, principal author
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Blogging -- Bullies and cyber-bullying -- Chat rooms and instant messaging -- Cyber-crimes and law enforcement -- Gender and online predators -- Hate crimes and online predators -- Internet safely -- Laws against internet predators -- The media and online predators -- Characteristics of online predators -- Examples of online victimization -- Parental control -- Peers and peer pressure -- Phishing and pharming -- Physical threats -- Pornography and online predators -- Prejudice and online behavior -- Prevalence and statistics -- Prevention -- Privacy issues -- Screen names -- Online sexual predators -- Social networking web sites -- Surfing and online communication
Control code
ocn730501996
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 134 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781438136288
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25457160
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)730501996
  • pebco1438136285

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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