Granted, partly this is a problem of sources the author identifies in the introduction.
While Lois agrees that the introduction of computers allowed people to do work twice as fast, it also had its setbacks.
Or at the very least, he needs to be able to stop McConnell from taking care of the introduction.
late 14c., "act of bringing into existence," from Old French introduccion and directly from Latin introductionem (nominative introductio) "a leading in," noun of action from past participle stem of introducere "to lead in, bring in, to introduce," from intro- "inward, to the inside" (see intro-) + ducere "to lead" (see duke (n.)). Meaning "initial instruction in a subject; an introductory statement" is mid-15c. The sense of "formal presentation of one person to another" is from 1711.