Hacking Cyberspace

Hacking Cyberspace

by David J. Gunkel
     
 


"In Hacking Cyberspace David J. Gunkel examines the metaphors applied to new technologies, and how those metaphors inform, shape, and drive the implementation of the technology in question. The author"See more details below

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"In Hacking Cyberspace David J. Gunkel examines the metaphors applied to new technologies, and how those metaphors inform, shape, and drive the implementation of the technology in question. The author"

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813336695
Publisher:
Westview Press
Publication date:
01/01/2000
Series:
Polemics Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
0.58(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)
Lexile:
1480L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Prolegomena--Hacking Cyberspace
1. Terra Nova: The New Worlds of Cyberspace
2. Ars Metaphorica: The Computer as a Device of Communication
3. Veritatum Imitari: Virtual Reality and the Deconstruction of the Image
4. Lingua Ex Machina: Computer-Mediated Communication and the Tower of Babel
5. Corpus Amittere: Cyberspace and the Body
6. Ecce Cyborg: The Subject of Communication
Appendix: Deconstruction for Dummies

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