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  • Reasoning in Measurementby Nicola Mößner; Alfred Nordmann

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This collection offers a new understanding of the epistemology of measurement. The interdisciplinary volume explores how measurements are produced, for example, in astronomy and seismology, in studies of human sexuality and ecology, in brain imaging and intelligence testing. It considers photography as a measurement technology and Henry David Thoreau's... more...

  • Antisocial Mediaby Greg Goldberg

    NYU Press 2018; US$ 27.00

    The debate surrounding the transformation of work at the hands of digital technology and the anxieties brought forth by automation, the sharing economy, and the exploitation of leisure     We have been told that digital technology is now threatening the workplace as we know it, that advances in computing and robotics will soon make human labor... more...

  • After the Internetby Ramesh Srinivasan; Adam Fish

    Wiley 2017; US$ 19.95 US$ 17.96

    In the wake of Edward Snowden's revelations, and concern that the internet has heightened rather than combated various forms of political and social inequality, it is time we ask: what comes after a broken internet? Ramesh Srinivasan and Adam Fish reimagine the internet from the perspective of grassroots activists and citizens on the margins of... more...

  • Dreampadby Jeff Latosik

    McClelland & Stewart 2018; US$ 16.95

    A hopeful, timely new collection of poems that take up our ever-evolving relationship with technology. Starting from an urge to reconcile the human need for stability with what's happening in a constantly fluid "now," Dreampad , Trillium Book Award for Poetry winner poet Jeff Latosik's startling new collection, ponders whether an ideal for living... more...

  • Dot-Com Designby Megan Ankerson

    NYU Press 2018; US$ 28.00

    From dial-up to wi-fi, an engaging cultural history of the commercial web industry In the 1990s, the World Wide Web helped transform the Internet from the domain of computer scientists to a playground for mass audiences. As URLs leapt off computer screens and onto cereal boxes, billboards, and film trailers, the web changed the way many Americans... more...

  • New Linesby Matthew W. Wilson

    University of Minnesota Press 2017; Not Available

    New Lines takes the pulse of a society increasingly drawn to the power of the digital map, examining the conceptual and technical developments of the field of geographic information science as this work is refracted through a pervasive digital culture. Matthew W. Wilson draws together archival research on the birth of the digital map with a reconsideration... more...

  • Us vs Techby Jamie Bartlett

    Ebury Publishing 2018; US$ 11.27

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  • The Cyber Effectby Mary Aiken

    Random House Publishing Group 2016; US$ 10.55

    A groundbreaking exploration of how cyberspace is changing the way we think, feel, and behave “A must-read for this moment in time.”—Steven D. Levitt, co-author of Freakonomics • One of the best books of the year— Nature         Mary Aiken, the world’s leading expert in forensic cyberpsychology, offers a starting point for all future conversations... more...

  • The Golem at Largeby Harry Collins; Trevor Pinch

    Cambridge University Press 2002; US$ 18.00

    The authors demonstrate that the imperfections in technology are related to the uncertainties in science described in the first volume. more...

  • The Spikeby Damien Broderick

    Tom Doherty Associates 2001; US$ 6.79

    The rate at which technology is changing our world--not just on a global level like space travel and instant worldwide communications but on the level of what we choose to wear, where we live, and what we eat--is staggeringly fast and getting faster all the time. The rate of change has become so fast that a concept that started off sounding like science... more...