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The Resource Technological visions : the hopes and fears that shape new technologies, edited by Marita Sturken, Douglas Thomas, and Sandra J. Ball-Rokeach

Technological visions : the hopes and fears that shape new technologies, edited by Marita Sturken, Douglas Thomas, and Sandra J. Ball-Rokeach

Label
Technological visions : the hopes and fears that shape new technologies
Title
Technological visions
Title remainder
the hopes and fears that shape new technologies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Marita Sturken, Douglas Thomas, and Sandra J. Ball-Rokeach
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.4/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
T14.5
LC item number
.T4396 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sturken, Marita
  • Thomas, Douglas
  • Ball-Rokeach, Sandra
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Technology
  • Technology and civilization
  • Technological innovations
Label
Technological visions : the hopes and fears that shape new technologies, edited by Marita Sturken, Douglas Thomas, and Sandra J. Ball-Rokeach
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : technological visions and the rhetoric of the new / Marita Sturken and Douglas Thomas -- "Spinning" technology : what we are not thinking about when we are thinking about computers / Sherry Turkle -- Sow's ears from silk purses : the strange alchemy of technological visionaries / Langdon Winner -- Mediums and media / Jeffrey Sconce -- Mobilities of time and space : technologies of the modern and the postmodern / Marita Sturken -- Man-made futures, man-made pasts / Asa Briggs -- Portable TV : studies in domestic space travels / Lynn Spigel -- Science fiction film and the technological imagination / Vivian Sobchack -- Technological prediction : a Promethean problem / David E. Nye -- The future of prediction / John Perry Barlow -- Penguins, predictions, and technological optimism : a skeptic's view / Wendy M. Grossman -- Information superhighways, virtual communities, and digital libraries : information society metaphors as political rhetoric / Peter Lyman -- Rethinking the cyberbody : hackers, viruses, and cultural anxiety / Douglas Thomas -- Peaceable kingdoms and new information technologies : prospects for the nation-state / Carolyn Marvin -- Somewhere there's a place for us : sexual minorities and the Internet / Larry Gross -- Surfin' the Net : children, parental obsolescence, and citizenship / Sarah Banet-Wieser -- When the virtual isn't enough / Katie Hafner -- Place matters : journeys through global and local spaces / Richard Chabrán and Romelia Salinas -- The globalization of everyday life : visions and reality / Jennifer L. Gibbs ... [et al.]
Control code
53324935
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 371 pages
Isbn
9781592132270
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk paper)
Lccn
2003063392
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Technological visions : the hopes and fears that shape new technologies, edited by Marita Sturken, Douglas Thomas, and Sandra J. Ball-Rokeach
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : technological visions and the rhetoric of the new / Marita Sturken and Douglas Thomas -- "Spinning" technology : what we are not thinking about when we are thinking about computers / Sherry Turkle -- Sow's ears from silk purses : the strange alchemy of technological visionaries / Langdon Winner -- Mediums and media / Jeffrey Sconce -- Mobilities of time and space : technologies of the modern and the postmodern / Marita Sturken -- Man-made futures, man-made pasts / Asa Briggs -- Portable TV : studies in domestic space travels / Lynn Spigel -- Science fiction film and the technological imagination / Vivian Sobchack -- Technological prediction : a Promethean problem / David E. Nye -- The future of prediction / John Perry Barlow -- Penguins, predictions, and technological optimism : a skeptic's view / Wendy M. Grossman -- Information superhighways, virtual communities, and digital libraries : information society metaphors as political rhetoric / Peter Lyman -- Rethinking the cyberbody : hackers, viruses, and cultural anxiety / Douglas Thomas -- Peaceable kingdoms and new information technologies : prospects for the nation-state / Carolyn Marvin -- Somewhere there's a place for us : sexual minorities and the Internet / Larry Gross -- Surfin' the Net : children, parental obsolescence, and citizenship / Sarah Banet-Wieser -- When the virtual isn't enough / Katie Hafner -- Place matters : journeys through global and local spaces / Richard Chabrán and Romelia Salinas -- The globalization of everyday life : visions and reality / Jennifer L. Gibbs ... [et al.]
Control code
53324935
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 371 pages
Isbn
9781592132270
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk paper)
Lccn
2003063392
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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