The Resource The second self : computers and the human spirit, by Sherry Turkle

The second self : computers and the human spirit, by Sherry Turkle

Label
The second self : computers and the human spirit
Title
The second self
Title remainder
computers and the human spirit
Statement of responsibility
by Sherry Turkle
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the effect of the new "computer culture" on both children and adults and theorizes that computers are responsible for the new wave of mechanical determinism and a revival of mysticism and spirituality
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Turkle, Sherry
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Computers
  • Electronic data processing
  • Informatique
  • Ordinateurs
  • Ordinateurs
  • Informatique
  • Computers
  • Electronic data processing
  • Computer
  • Datenverarbeitung
  • Gesellschaft
  • Künstliche Intelligenz
  • Computers
  • Denken
  • Datenverarbeitung
  • Gesellschaft
  • Computer
  • Künstliche Intelligenz
Label
The second self : computers and the human spirit, by Sherry Turkle
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 333-353
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The evocative object -- Growing up with computers: the animation of the machine. Child philosophers: are smart machines alive? -- Video games and computer holding power -- Child programmers: the first generation -- Adolescence and identity: finding yourself in the machine -- The new computer cultures: the mechanization of the mind. Personal computers with personal meanings -- Hackers: loving the machine for itself -- The new philosophers of artificial intelligence: a culture with global aspirations -- Into a new age. Thinking of yourself as a machine -- The human spirit in a computer culture -- Notes. On method: a sociology of sciences of mind -- Children's psychological discourse: methods and data summary
Dimensions
25 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
362 pages
Isbn
9780671468484
Lccn
83027102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)10273404
Label
The second self : computers and the human spirit, by Sherry Turkle
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 333-353
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The evocative object -- Growing up with computers: the animation of the machine. Child philosophers: are smart machines alive? -- Video games and computer holding power -- Child programmers: the first generation -- Adolescence and identity: finding yourself in the machine -- The new computer cultures: the mechanization of the mind. Personal computers with personal meanings -- Hackers: loving the machine for itself -- The new philosophers of artificial intelligence: a culture with global aspirations -- Into a new age. Thinking of yourself as a machine -- The human spirit in a computer culture -- Notes. On method: a sociology of sciences of mind -- Children's psychological discourse: methods and data summary
Dimensions
25 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
362 pages
Isbn
9780671468484
Lccn
83027102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)10273404

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