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  1. Information Management

    An Informing Approach

    By Fons Wijnhoven

    Information and its management is central to modern society. Organizations – private and public, national and international – have recognized that information is a key resource and that its management is critical for success. Existing books on information management focus on the abilities of...

    Published September 21st 2009 by Routledge

  2. On the Internet

    By Hubert L. Dreyfus

    Series: Routledge filosofie

    Internet is een van de eerste boeken waarin het filosofische inzicht -van Plato tot Kierkegaard - betrokken wordt op het debat over de mogelijkheden en onmogelijkheden van het internet.Dreyfus laat zien dat de onstoffelijke, 'vrij zwevende' websurfer zijn oorsprong vindt in Descartes' scheiding van...

    Published March 28th 2002 by Routledge

  3. HyperReality

    Paradigm for the Third Millenium

    Edited by Nobuyoshi Terashima, John Tiffin

    'HyperReality is a technological capability like nanotechnology, human cloning and artificial intelligence. Like them, it does not as yet exist in the sense of being clearly demonstrable and publicly available. Like them, it is maturing in laboratories where the question "if" has been replaced by...

    Published October 4th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Digital McLuhan

    A Guide to the Information Millennium

    By Paul Levinson

    Marshall McLuhan died on the last day of 1980, on the doorstep of the personal computer revolution. Yet McLuhan's ideas anticipated a world of media in motion, and its impact on our lives on the dawn of the new millennium.Paul Levinson examines why McLuhan's theories about media are more important...

    Published March 15th 2001 by Routledge

  5. The Internet

    A Philosophical Inquiry

    By Gordon Graham

    The Internet: A Philosophical Inquiry develops many of the themes Gordon Graham presented in his highly successful radio series, The Silicon Society. Exploring the tensions between the warnings of the Neo-Luddites and the bright optimism of the Technophiles, Graham offers the first concise and...

    Published September 1st 1999 by Routledge

  6. Philosophy and Computing

    An Introduction

    By Luciano Floridi

    Philosophy and Computing explores each of the following areas of technology: the digital revolution; the computer; the Internet and the Web; CD-ROMs and Mulitmedia; databases, textbases, and hypertexts; Artificial Intelligence; the future of computing.Luciano Floridi shows us how the relationship...

    Published July 15th 1999 by Routledge

  7. Questioning Technology

    By Andrew Feenberg

    In this extraordinary introduction to the study of the philosophy of technology, Andrew Feenberg argues that techonological design is central to the social and political structure of modern societies. Environmentalism, information technology, and medical advances testify to technology's crucial...

    Published February 25th 1999 by Routledge

  8. Soft Edge:Nat Hist&Future Info

    By Paul Levinson

    The Soft Edge is a one-of-a-kind history of the information revolution. In his lucid and direct style, Paul Levinson, historian and philosopher of media and communications, gives us more than just a history of information technologies. The Soft Edge is a book about theories on the evolution of...

    Published September 3rd 1998 by Routledge

  9. Virtual Futures

    Cyberotics, Technology and Posthuman Pragmatism

    Edited by Joan Broadhurst Dixon, Eric Cassidy

    Virtual Futures explores the ideas that the future lies in its ability to articulate the consequences of an increasingly synthetic and virtual world. New technologies like cyberspace, the internet, and Chaos theory are often discussed in the context of technology and its potential to liberate or in...

    Published February 26th 1998 by Routledge

  10. Artificial Knowing

    Gender and the Thinking Machine

    By Alison Adam

    Artificial Knowing challenges the masculine slant in the Artificial Intelligence (AI) view of the world. Alison Adam admirably fills the large gap in science and technology studies by showing us that gender bias is inscribed in AI-based computer systems. Her treatment of feminist epistemology,...

    Published January 15th 1998 by Routledge