• Geography
  • Published 2003

Field guide to information: taxonomy, habitat, plumage

@inproceedings{Weight2003FieldGT,
  title={Field guide to information: taxonomy, habitat, plumage},
  author={Jenny Weight},
  year={2003}
}
I'm trying to find a way of talking about new media that acknowledges its epistemological, structural and ontological parameters. Talking about hypertext does this to an extent, but for me hypertext is not the fundamental phenomenon; its possibility arises from the parameters of the information system we are using. Consequently I want to explore new media as a type of information. But before I can look at new media, I need to understand the concept of information itself. What is information… CONTINUE READING