Philosophy: Philosophy of Technology

  • The Societal Impact of Technology book cover

    The Societal Impact of Technology

    1st Edition

    By Savvas A. Katsikides

    Published in 1998. This text is concerned with research issues within the context of the emerging information age. The book draws together research which is devoted to key questions examining the relationship between the various and widely discussed developments of technological systems and their…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Realist Responses to Post-Human Society: Ex Machina book cover

    Realist Responses to Post-Human Society: Ex Machina

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ismael Al-Amoudi, Jamie Morgan

    This volume is the first of a trilogy which investigates, from a broadly realist perspective, the place, and challenges, of the human in contemporary social orders. The authors, all members of the Centre for Social Ontology, ask what is specific about humanity’s nature and worth, and what are their…

    Paperback – 2020-01-17 
    Routledge

  • Coping with Computers in the Cockpit book cover

    Coping with Computers in the Cockpit

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sidney Dekker, Erik Hollnagel

    First published in 1999, this volume examined how increasing cockpit automation in commercial fleets across the world has had a profound impact on the cognitive work that is carried out on the flight deck. Pilots have largely been transformed into supervisory controllers, managing a suite of human…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Understanding Digital Ethics: Cases and Contexts book cover

    Understanding Digital Ethics

    Cases and Contexts, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Beever, Rudy McDaniel, Nancy A. Stanlick

    Rapid changes in technology and the growing use of electronic media signals a need for understanding both clear and subtle ethical and social implications of the digital, and of specific digital technologies. Understanding Digital Ethics: Cases and Contexts is the first book to offer a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Space, Time and Causality: Modern Physics and Ancient Indian Traditions book cover

    Understanding Space, Time and Causality

    Modern Physics and Ancient Indian Traditions, 1st Edition

    By B.V. Sreekantan, Sisir Roy

    This book examines issues related with the concepts of space, time and causality in the context of modern physics and ancient Indian traditions. It looks at the similarity and convergence of these concepts of modern physics with those discussed in ancient Indian wisdom. The volume brings the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-13 
    Routledge India

  • Post-Human Institutions and Organizations: Confronting the Matrix book cover

    Post-Human Institutions and Organizations

    Confronting the Matrix, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ismael Al-Amoudi, Emmanuel Lazega

    When the Matrix trilogy was published in the mid-1980s, it introduced to mass culture a number of post-human tropes about the conscious machines that have haunted our collective imaginaries ever since. This volume explores the social representations and significance of technological developments –…

    Hardback – 2019-11-28 
    Routledge
    The Future of the Human

  • On Insignificance: The Loss of Meaning in the Post-Material Age book cover

    On Insignificance

    The Loss of Meaning in the Post-Material Age, 1st Edition

    By Massimo Leone

    Focussing on the anthropological consequences of the disappearing of materiality and sensory embodiment, On Insignificance highlights some of the most perturbing patterns of insignificance that have seeped into our everyday lives. Seeking to explain the semiotic causes of feelings of…

    Paperback – 2019-11-14 
    Routledge

  • Postdigital Storytelling: Poetics, Praxis, Research book cover

    Postdigital Storytelling

    Poetics, Praxis, Research, 1st Edition

    By Spencer Jordan

    Postdigital Storytelling offers a groundbreaking re-evaluation of one of the most dynamic and innovative areas of creativity today: digital storytelling. Central to this reassessment is the emergence of metamodernism as our dominant cultural condition. This volume argues that metamodernism has…

    Hardback – 2019-11-04 
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • Material Mobilities book cover

    Material Mobilities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ole B. Jensen, Claus Lassen, Ida Sofie Gøtzsche Lange

    Material Mobilities explores the material dimension of various forms of mobilities and its implications for society, politics and everyday experiences as well as investigates how materials themselves are on the move. Together the different contributions and perspectives on material mobilities…

    Hardback – 2019-11-04 
    Routledge
    Changing Mobilities

  • How to Survive a Robot Invasion: Rights, Responsibility, and AI book cover

    How to Survive a Robot Invasion

    Rights, Responsibility, and AI, 1st Edition

    By David J Gunkel

    In this short introduction, David J. Gunkel examines the shifting world of artificial intelligence, mapping it onto everyday twenty-first century life and probing the consequences of this ever-growing industry and movement. The book investigates the significance and consequences of the robot…

    Hardback – 2019-10-22
    Routledge

  • Models and Modelling in the Sciences: A Philosophical Introduction book cover

    Models and Modelling in the Sciences

    A Philosophical Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen M. Downes

    Models now drive much of the research in climate science, economics, molecular biology, and several other fields in the natural and social sciences. Yet how models work as tools of forecasting, representation, and explanation remains unclear, inviting closer philosophical analysis. In this book,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15
    Routledge

  • Digital Hermeneutics: Philosophical Investigations in New Media and Technologies book cover

    Digital Hermeneutics

    Philosophical Investigations in New Media and Technologies, 1st Edition

    By Alberto Romele

    This is the first monograph to develop a hermeneutic approach to the digital—as both a technological milieu and a cultural phenomenon. While philosophical in its orientation, the book covers a wide body of literature across science and technology studies, media studies, digital humanities, digital…

    Hardback – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

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