Critiques of Knowing: Situated Textualities in Science, Computing and The Arts

Critiques of Knowing: Situated Textualities in Science, Computing and The Arts

by Lynette Hunter

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781134738533
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 03/11/2002
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 256
File size: 547 KB

About the Author

Lynette Hunter is Professor of the History of Rhetoric at University of Leeds. She is the author of several books including Rhetorical Space, Outsider Notes: Feminist Approaches to Ideology, Modern Allegory and Fantasy and Writing/Reading, and Publishing

Table of Contents

Acknowledgementsvi
Introduction1
1The ethos of the nation state: ideology, discourse and standpoint8
2Rhetoric and artificial intelligence: computing applications in the sciences and humanities28
3AI and representation: a study of a rhetorical context for intellectual legitimacy61
4The socialising of context: methodologies for hypertext86
5Feminist critiques of science: from standpoint to rhetorical stance124
6A feminist critique of the rhetorical stance of contemporary aesthetics: alternative standpoints162
Notes196
Bibliography222
Index239

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