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Product Description: Who are we, and how do we relate to each other? Luciano Floridi, one of the leading figures in contemporary philosophy, argues that the explosive developments in Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) is changing the answer to these fundamental human questions...read more

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9780199606726 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 1, 2014, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Who are we, and how do we relate to each other?

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9780198743934 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 17, 2016), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Who are we, and how do we relate to each other?

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Product Description: In 64 Things You Need to Know Now For Then, Editor-at-Large for Wired magazine and guru of the digital age Ben Hammersley offers the essential guide to things we need to know for life in the 21st century. Explaining the effects of the changes in the modern world, and the latest ideas in technology, culture, business and politics, this book will demystify the internet, decode cyberspace, and guide you through the innovations of the revolution we are all living through...read more

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9781593765149 | Soft Skull Pr, April 2, 2013, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In 64 Things You Need to Know Now For Then, Editor-at-Large for Wired magazine and guru of the digital age Ben Hammersley offers the essential guide to things we need to know for life in the 21st century.

Offers insights and predictions about the next generation of connectivity, devices, and services in the wireless world. (view table of contents)

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9780471441106 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, March 20, 2002, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Offers insights and predictions about the next generation of connectivity, devices, and services in the wireless world.

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9780471218722 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, June 25, 2002, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: The author of the breakout hit Here Comes Everybody reveals how new technology is changing us for the better. In his bestselling Here Comes Everybody, Internet guru Clay Shirky provided readers with a much-needed primer for the digital age...read more

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9780143119586 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, May 31, 2011), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The author of the breakout hit Here Comes Everybody reveals how new technology is changing us for the better.

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With an increase in the numbers of participants everyday, this study explores how the Internet will change the structure and traditions of the hierarchical culture as it presently exists. Reprint.

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9780306456350 | Plenum Pr, October 1, 1997, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Argues that the technology of cyberspace will have a positive, humanizing influence on civilization, rather than creating a world where machines rule mankind

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9780738202617 | Basic Books, December 9, 1999, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: With an increase in the numbers of participants everyday, this study explores how the Internet will change the structure and traditions of the hierarchical culture as it presently exists.

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Product Description: It has long been recognized that an improved standard of living results from advances in technology, not from the accumulation of capital. It has also become clear that what truly separates developed from less-developed countries is not just a gap in resources or output but a gap in knowledge...read more

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9780231152143 | Columbia Univ Pr, June 24, 2014, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: It has long been recognized that an improved standard of living results from advances in technology, not from the accumulation of capital.

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Product Description: Since its publication Creating a Learning Society has served as an effective tool for those who advocate government policies to advance science and technology. It shows persuasively how enormous increases in our standard of living have been the result of learning how to learn, and it explains how advanced and developing countries alike can model a new learning economy on this example...read more

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9780231175494 | Columbia Univ Pr, October 6, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Since its publication Creating a Learning Society has served as an effective tool for those who advocate government policies to advance science and technology.

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Product Description: This Critical Theory and Contemporary Society volume offers an original analysis of the role of the digital in today's society. It rearticulates critical theory by engaging it with the challenges of the digital revolution to show how the digital is changing the ways in which we lead our politics, societies, economies, media, and even private lives...read more

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9781441166395 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, January 16, 2014, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: This Critical Theory and Contemporary Society volume offers an original analysis of the role of the digital in today's society.

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9781501310966 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, July 30, 2015), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This Critical Theory and Contemporary Society volume offers an original analysis of the role of the digital in today's society.

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Product Description: In times of global capitalist crisis we are witnessing a return of critique in the form of a surging interest in critical theories (such as the critical political economy of Karl Marx) and social rebellions as a reaction to the commodification and instrumentalization of everything...read more
By Marisol Sandoval (editor)

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9780415841856 | Routledge, October 22, 2013, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: In times of global capitalist crisis we are witnessing a return of critique in the form of a surging interest in critical theories (such as the critical political economy of Karl Marx) and social rebellions as a reaction to the commodification and instrumentalization of everything.

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9780415721080 | Routledge, April 17, 2014, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: In times of global capitalist crisis we are witnessing a return of critique in the form of a surging interest in critical theories (such as the critical political economy of Karl Marx) and social rebellions as a reaction to the commodification and instrumentalization of everything.

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Product Description: To speak of participation today raises a series of questions on how the presence and use of new media affect modes of social participation. From a variety of theoretical, empirical and methodological perspectives, the contributions in this volume explore participation in different social realms – from everyday life, interpersonal relationships, work and leisure activities to collective and political action...read more
By Larissa Hjorth (editor)

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9783631596746 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, March 1, 2011, cover price $50.95 | About this edition: To speak of participation today raises a series of questions on how the presence and use of new media affect modes of social participation.

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Product Description: The Digital Difference examines how the transition from the industrial-era media of one-way publishing and broadcasting to the two-way digital era of online search and social media has affected the dynamics of public life.In the digital age, fundamental beliefs about privacy and identity are subject to change, as is the formal legal basis of freedom of expression...read more

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9780674504936 | Harvard Univ Pr, June 6, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The Digital Difference examines how the transition from the industrial-era media of one-way publishing and broadcasting to the two-way digital era of online search and social media has affected the dynamics of public life.

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Product Description: This book provides an in-depth comparative analysis of inequality and the stratification of the digital sphere. Grounded in classical sociological theories of inequality, as well as empirical evidence, this book defines ‘the digital divide’ as the unequal access and utility of internet communications technologies and explores how it has the potential to replicate existing social inequalities, as well as create new forms of stratification...read more
By Glenn W. Muschert (editor) and Massimo Ragnedda (editor)

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9780415525442 | 1 edition (Routledge, June 12, 2013), cover price $160.00 | About this edition: This book provides an in-depth comparative analysis of inequality and the stratification of the digital sphere.

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9781138960268 | Reprint edition (Routledge, September 3, 2015), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: This book provides an in-depth comparative analysis of inequality and the stratification of the digital sphere.

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Product Description: Right now is the time for new opinions and new ideas to be generated and be presented as a solution. With the ever changing economic status of society, prosperity depends on the ability to run and maintain an active equilibrium between society and individuals...read more
By Elena Druica (editor)

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9781466615564 | Idea Group Reference, May 31, 2012, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: Right now is the time for new opinions and new ideas to be generated and be presented as a solution.

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Product Description: Digital Labor calls on the reader to examine the shifting sites of labor markets to the Internet through the lens of their political, technological, and historical making. Internet users currently create most of the content that makes up the web: they search, link, tweet, and post updates―leaving their "deep" data exposed...read more
By Trebor Scholz (editor)

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9780415896948 | Routledge, September 19, 2012, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Digital Labor calls on the reader to examine the shifting sites of labor markets to the Internet through the lens of their political, technological, and historical making.

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9780415896955 | Routledge, September 19, 2012, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Digital Labor calls on the reader to examine the shifting sites of labor markets to the Internet through the lens of their political, technological, and historical making.

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Product Description: The Internet, World Wide Web, and digital devices have fundamentally changed the way people communicate, affecting everything from business, to school, to family, to religion, to democracy. This textbook takes a well-rounded view of the evolution from media literacy to digital literacy to help students better understand the digitally filtered world in which they live...read more
By Ralph Beliveau (contributor)

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9781433128219 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, January 24, 2016, cover price $46.95 | About this edition: The Internet, World Wide Web, and digital devices have fundamentally changed the way people communicate, affecting everything from business, to school, to family, to religion, to democracy.

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Product Description: Digital Literacy and Digital Inclusion: Information Policy and the Public Library examines the interrelationships between digital literacy, digital inclusion, and public policy, emphasizing the impacts of these policy decisions on the ability of individuals and communities to successfully participate in the information society...read more

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9780810892712 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, August 20, 2014, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Digital Literacy and Digital Inclusion: Information Policy and the Public Library examines the interrelationships between digital literacy, digital inclusion, and public policy, emphasizing the impacts of these policy decisions on the ability of individuals and communities to successfully participate in the information society.

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Product Description: Referencing key contemporary debates on issues like surveillance, identity, the global financial crisis, the digital divide and Internet politics, Andrew White provides a critical intervention in discussions on the impact of the proliferation of digital media technologies on politics, the economy and social practices...read more

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9781137393616 | Palgrave Macmillan, August 22, 2014, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: Referencing key contemporary debates on issues like surveillance, identity, the global financial crisis, the digital divide and Internet politics, Andrew White provides a critical intervention in discussions on the impact of the proliferation of digital media technologies on politics, the economy and social practices.

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9781137393623 | Palgrave Macmillan, August 22, 2014, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: Referencing key contemporary debates on issues like surveillance, identity, the global financial crisis, the digital divide and Internet politics, Andrew White provides a critical intervention in discussions on the impact of the proliferation of digital media technologies on politics, the economy and social practices.

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Product Description: Completely updated, Tomorrow’s Technology and You, provides you with an understanding of information technology so you can successfully navigate change and advance into the future. Today we’re standing at the junction of three powerful and rapidly evolving technological forces: computers, communications, and digital entertainment...read more

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9780132091534, titled "Digital Planet: Tomorrow's Technology and You: Complete" | 10th edition (Prentice Hall, February 21, 2011), cover price $183.60 | About this edition: Completely updated, Tomorrow’s Technology and You, provides you with an understanding of information technology so you can successfully navigate change and advance into the future.

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Product Description: Today we often hear academics, commentators, pundits, and politicians telling us that new media has transformed activism, providing an array of networks for ordinary people to become creatively involved in a multitude of social and political practices...read more

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9780415641258 | Routledge, December 2, 2014, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Today we often hear academics, commentators, pundits, and politicians telling us that new media has transformed activism, providing an array of networks for ordinary people to become creatively involved in a multitude of social and political practices.

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Product Description: In 2003 and again in 2005, the international community was called by the United Nations to take part in a World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS). This two-phased summit placed an unprecedented global spotlight on information and communication issues...read more

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9781433107405 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, November 1, 2010, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: In 2003 and again in 2005, the international community was called by the United Nations to take part in a World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS).

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Product Description: "Digital Vertigo provides an articulate, measured, contrarian voice against a sea of hype about social media. As an avowed technology optimist, I'm grateful for Keen who makes me stop and think before committing myself fully to the social revolution...read more

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9780312624989 | St Martins Pr, May 22, 2012, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: "Digital Vertigo provides an articulate, measured, contrarian voice against a sea of hype about social media.

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9781250031396 | Reprint edition (Griffin, April 30, 2013), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: "Digital Vertigo provides an articulate, measured, contrarian voice against a sea of hype about social media.
9781780338408 | Gardners Books, May 24, 2012, cover price $19.90 | About this edition: "Digital Vertigo provides an articulate, measured, contrarian voice against a sea of hype about social media.

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Product Description: Digital media present opportunities for new types of consumption including desiring, buying, collecting, making, and even selling digital virtual goods. To these activities we can add those taking place in virtual communities of consumption, online shops, brand websites, and online auction houses that together amount to a vast new landscape of consumption...read more

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9780415529297 | Routledge, May 22, 2012, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Digital media present opportunities for new types of consumption including desiring, buying, collecting, making, and even selling digital virtual goods.

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Product Description: The (Dis)information Age challenges prevailing notions about the impact of new information and media technologies. The widespread acceptance of ideas about the socially transformative power of these technologies demands a close and critical interrogation...read more

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9781433115028 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, January 20, 2012, cover price $101.95 | About this edition: The (Dis)information Age challenges prevailing notions about the impact of new information and media technologies.

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Product Description: This book is the first general social analysis that seriously considers the daily experience of information disruption and software failure within contemporary Western society. Through an investigation of informationalism, defined as a contemporary form of capitalism, it describes the social processes producing informational disorder...read more

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9780415540001 | Routledge, April 20, 2015, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This book is the first general social analysis that seriously considers the daily experience of information disruption and software failure within contemporary Western society.

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