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Life on the Screen: Identity in the Age of the Internet
From the Publisher: A Question of Identity Life on the Screen is a fascinating and wide-ranging investigation of the impact of computers and networking on society, peoples' perceptions ofExpand
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Epistemological Pluralism: Styles and Voices within the Computer Culture
The prevailing image of the computer represents it as a logical machine and computer programming as a technical, mathematical activity. Both the popular and technical culture have constructedExpand
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Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other
Consider Facebookits human contact, only easier to engage with and easier to avoid. Developing technology promises closeness. Sometimes it delivers, but much of our modern life leaves us lessExpand
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Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age
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Epistemological Pluralism and the Revaluation of the Concrete.
concrete. In the simplest case, an object moving on a computer screen might be defined by the most formal of rules and so be like a construct in pure mathematics; but at the same time it is visible,Expand
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A sociable robot to encourage social interaction among the elderly
In this paper, we present evidence that although current models for introduction of robotic companions stress individual encounters, a social community alternative is promising. Expand
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Cyberspace and Identity
We come to see ourselves differently as we catch sight of our images in the mirror of the machine. Over a decade ago, when I first called the computer a "second self" (1984), theseExpand
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Always-on/Always-on-you: The Thetered Self
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Computational reticence: why women fear the intimate machine
Le negativita si legano alle figure maschili di solito associate al computer, come l’hacker che rappresenta il rischio e la sfida, ma che in positivo e visto come figura intuitiva e creativa, mentreExpand
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