x, 307 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Machine generated contents note: PART ONE THE TECHNOLOGICAL IMPERATIVE 1 From Golden Age to Iron Cage: Telecommunications Regulation and the Board of Transport Commissioners for Canada, 1945-1966, 2 Connecting Canada to the World: International Telecommunications Policy, 1942-1966 3 Canadians and Computers: Initial Canadian Responses to the Computer, 1948-1968 4 Revolution and Reaction: Telecommunications Policy, 1960-1969 PART TWO SYSTEM OVERLOAD 5 Collapse and Surrender: Telecommunications Regulation and the Canadian Transport Commission, 1967-1975 6 The Politics of Technological Development: Canada,1970-1975 7 "Abort, Retry, Ignore, Fail?": Ottawa and the First Information Highway, 1969-1975.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -298) and index.