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Beyond Productivity : Information Technology, Innovation, and Creativity - Committee on Information Technology and Creativity

Paperback Published: 2nd April 2003
ISBN: 9780309088688
Number Of Pages: 268

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Computer science has drawn from and contributed to many disciplines and practices since it emerged as a field in the middle of the 20th century. Those interactions, in turn, have contributed to the evolution of information technology a " new forms of computing and communications, and new applications a " that continue to develop from the creative interactions between computer science and other fields. Beyond Productivity argues that, at the beginning of the 21st century, information technology (IT) is forming a powerful alliance with creative practices in the arts and design to establish the exciting new, domain of information technology and creative practicesa "ITCP. There are major benefits to be gained from encouraging, supporting, and strategically investing in this domain.

Summary and Recommendationsp. 1
Information Technology, Productivity, and Creativityp. 15
Creative Practicesp. 30
Advancing Creative Practices through Information Technologyp. 61
The Influence of Art and Design on Computer Science Research and Developmentp. 96
Venues for Information Technology and Creative Practicesp. 118
Schools, Colleges, and Universitiesp. 151
Institutional Issues and Public Policyp. 176
Supporting Work in Information Technology and Creative Practicesp. 197
Biographies of Committee Members and Staffp. 237
Briefers at Committee Meetingsp. 247
The Computer Science and Telecommunications Boardp. 251
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ISBN: 9780309088688
ISBN-10: 0309088682
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 268
Published: 2nd April 2003
Publisher: National Academies Press
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 25.4 x 17.8  x 1.47
Weight (kg): 0.57