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Published: 01 September 2021

312 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197581599

Bookseller Code (01)

Black Software

The Internet & Racial Justice, from the AfroNet to Black Lives Matter

Charlton D. McIlwain

  • Includes never-published, first-hand accounts of African American computer networking and Internet pioneers
  • Provides a historical look at the challenges of diversity and inclusion in computing industries
  • Reveals the previously untold collaboration between the federal government, the computing industry, and elite science and engineering education institutions to use new computer technology for the purpose of containing, profiling, and detaining Black Americans, beginning in the early 1960s

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