Data love : the seduction and betrayal of digital technologies / Roberto Simanowski.

Author
Simanowski, Roberto [Browse]
Uniform title
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Columbia University Press, [2016]
Description
xvii, 156 pages ; 23 cm

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Subject(s)
Notes
Translation from German.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Beyond the NSA debate. Intelligence agency logic
  • Double indifference
  • Self-tracking and smart things
  • Ecological data disaster
  • Cold civil war
  • Paradigm change. Data-mining business
  • Social engineers without a cause
  • Silent revolution
  • Algorithms
  • Absence of theory
  • The joy of numbers. Compulsive measuring
  • The phenomenology of the numerable
  • Digital humanities
  • Lessing's rejoinder
  • Resistances. God's eye
  • Data hacks
  • On the right life in the wrong one.
ISBN
  • 9780231177269 (hardcover ; : alkaline paper)
  • 0231177267 (hardcover ; : alkaline paper)
LCCN
2016002787
OCLC
945072423
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