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The True Cost of Technology - HC
The True Cost of Technology - HC
The True Cost of Technology - HC
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US$31.32
US$23.49
 
What happens to your old phone or computer when you need an upgrade? What rights does the worker who built your phone have? This thought-provoking title helps readers discover the answers to these questions and many more. Find out about the links between supply, demand, and labor conditions, and the resources that are needed to build just one computer.

Reading Level: Gr. 6
Interest Level: Gr. 6-9+
Guided Reading Level: U
Binding: Hardcover
Series: Consumer Nation: How to Shop to Change the World
Author(s): Mary Colson

Format
Size: 7 ½″ × 9 ¾″
No. of Pages: 48
Index Included: Yes
Glossary Included: Yes

GRL: U
ATOS: 6.5
Dewey: 338.4
Lexile: 1020L
Copyright: 2014

Reviews
The True Cost of Technology

“The True Cost of Technology shows readers how the use of robots in factories and the creation of unions are affecting workers, and how advocate groups and organizations, help to create improved working conditions for labourers.” -CM Magazine, 12/14