Posts Tagged: technology

Alison Landsberg – Prosthetic Memory

Alison Landsberg, Prosthetic Memory, Columbia UP, 2004. Are memories – whether they are personal or public – transferable, implantable, or purchasable? Landsberg argues that with the advent of new (mass) technologies like cinema memory can be massively distributed through the

Alison Landsberg – Prosthetic Memory

Alison Landsberg, Prosthetic Memory, Columbia UP, 2004. Are memories – whether they are personal or public – transferable, implantable, or purchasable? Landsberg argues that with the advent of new (mass) technologies like cinema memory can be massively distributed through the

Dona J. Haraway – Simians, Cyborgs, and Women

Dona J. Haraway, Simians, Cyborgs, and Women: The Reinvention of Nature, Routledge, 1991. This book might be one of the most original, thought-provoking, and influential books in the history of social studies of science and technology since the 1980s, transversing

Dona J. Haraway – Simians, Cyborgs, and Women

Dona J. Haraway, Simians, Cyborgs, and Women: The Reinvention of Nature, Routledge, 1991. This book might be one of the most original, thought-provoking, and influential books in the history of social studies of science and technology since the 1980s, transversing

Social Construction of Technological System

The Social Construction of Technological System: New Directions in the Sociology and History of Technology, Ed. Wiebe Bijker, Thomas P. Hughes, and Trevor J. Pinch, Cambridge, The MIT Press, 1987. What is the social constructivism of science and technology? The

Social Construction of Technological System

The Social Construction of Technological System: New Directions in the Sociology and History of Technology, Ed. Wiebe Bijker, Thomas P. Hughes, and Trevor J. Pinch, Cambridge, The MIT Press, 1987. What is the social constructivism of science and technology? The

The Long and Winding Road: From Road and Rail to Information Superhighway

      What can we draw as common issues from Armand Mattelart’s Networking the World:1794-2000 and John Thompson’s “The Media and Modernity” and “The Globalization of Communication”? At first glance, they seem to deal with the history of globalized communication

The Long and Winding Road: From Road and Rail to Information Superhighway

      What can we draw as common issues from Armand Mattelart’s Networking the World:1794-2000 and John Thompson’s “The Media and Modernity” and “The Globalization of Communication”? At first glance, they seem to deal with the history of globalized communication

Benjamin – The Work of Art in the Age of Its Technological Reproducibility

Walter Benjamin, The Work of Art in the age of Its Technological Reproducibility, and Other Writings on Media, The Belknap Press of Harvard UP, 2008. What made the working class not only progressive in accepting new technological reproducibility of the

Benjamin – The Work of Art in the Age of Its Technological Reproducibility

Walter Benjamin, The Work of Art in the age of Its Technological Reproducibility, and Other Writings on Media, The Belknap Press of Harvard UP, 2008. What made the working class not only progressive in accepting new technological reproducibility of the

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Use of media/technology as resistance

appropriation of new media as an alternative tool for resistance video, photography, cinema movement in the 1980s in Korea the role of visual technology in social movement

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Use of media/technology as resistance

appropriation of new media as an alternative tool for resistance video, photography, cinema movement in the 1980s in Korea the role of visual technology in social movement

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Memo: Nationalism in Science and Technology

national investment in science & technology

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Memo: Nationalism in Science and Technology

national investment in science & technology