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Author Ekbia, H. R. (Hamid Reza), 1955- author
Title Heteromation, and other stories of computing and capitalism / Hamid R. Ekbia and Bonnie A. Nardi
Imprint Cambridge, Massachusetts ; London, England : The MIT Press, [2017]
book jacket
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  331.25 Ek16 2017    AVAILABLE  -  30500101542275
 人文社會聯圖  HB206 .E43 2017    AVAILABLE    30610020547006
Descript xiv, 266 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Acting with technology
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-255) and index
Preface -- Prologue: an (untold) story of economy and computing -- Looking back -- Heteromation: a revised (his)story of computing -- The logic of accumulation : a story of political economy -- The dynamics of capitalist change : a story of resilience -- Possibilities and predicaments : a story of stimulus -- Varieties of heteromated labor -- Communicative labor : a story of connection -- Cognitive labor : a story of mental toil -- Creative labor : a story of mental magic -- Emotional labor : a story of caring -- Organizing labor : a story of commitment -- Looking ahead -- Mechanisms of participation : a story of rewards (and punishments) -- Governance of society : a story of "work" and institutional implosion -- Utopias : a story of revolution and reform -- Epilogue: a story of machines and us -- Notes -- References -- Index
Subject Labor theory of value
Technological innovation -- Economic aspects
Alt Author Nardi, Bonnie A., author
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