Hypertext : what is all the hype about? : an honors thesis ([HONRS] 499)

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dc.contributor.advisor Harris, Thomas M. en_US
dc.contributor.author Wallace, Pamela S. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-06-06T19:29:51Z
dc.date.available 2011-06-06T19:29:51Z
dc.date.created 1988 en_US
dc.date.issued 1988
dc.identifier.other A-79 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://cardinalscholar.bsu.edu/handle/handle/192995
dc.description.abstract As I approached the end of my senior year and was ready to enter the field of information systems, I decided that my senior honors thesis would be a good opportunity for me to explore an emerging technology. While the idea of using hypertext to store and retrieve information is not a new concept, it is a new technology that has only emerged in the last few years with the development of the personal computer.To learn more about hypertext, I divided my thesis into four sections. In the first section I wrote a short research paper to familiarize myself with the concept of hypertext. In the second section, I reviewed seven software packages that are currently being used to create hypertext systems. I was able to experiment with three of these packages, and my comments regarding them are included in this section. In the third section, I created a hypertext application by putting parts of my thesis into a hypertext system using the Guide software package. Last, I reviewed the contents of my thesis to summarize what I have learned from conducting this project.
dc.description.sponsorship Honors College
dc.format.extent 42 leaves ; 28 cm. en_US
dc.source Virtual Press en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Business. en_US
dc.title Hypertext : what is all the hype about? : an honors thesis ([HONRS] 499) en_US
dc.type Undergraduate senior honors thesis
dc.description.degree Thesis (B.?.)
dc.identifier.cardcat-url http://liblink.bsu.edu/catkey/1247990 en_US


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    Honors theses submitted to the Honors College by Ball State University undergraduate students in partial fulfillment of degree requirements.

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