Lentis: The Social Interface of Technology
Publisher: Wikibooks 2011
'Lentis: The Social Interface of Technology' is a guidebook to the realm where technological phenomena and social phenomena intersect. If we think of technology and society as circular domains that overlap, the common domain they share is a lens in shape.
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by Gregory J. E. Rawlins - The MIT Press
The book is a mixture of futuristic prophecy and historical perspective covering all aspects of computer technology, some frightening, some fanciful. Rawlins reminds us that computers can only reflect the needs and values of their users.
by Waltraud Ernst (ed.) - Transcript-Verlag
What role does gender play in scientific research and the development of technologies? This book provides methodological expertise, research experiences and empirical results in the dynamic field of Science and Technology Studies.
by Safeeullah Soomro - InTech
This book focuses on the basic and applied research in the various fields of computer science and Engineering. Authors made efforts to provide theoretical as well as practical approaches to solve open problems through their elite research work.
by Howard Rheingold - The MIT Press
Where will our new machines take us? Back in 1985, forward-thinking Howard Rheingold asked research pioneers to describe the nascent personal-computer revolution and its trajectory. The book is an excellent slice of retrospective 'futurism'.