Philosophy: Philosophy of Technology

  • Posthuman Life: Philosophy at the Edge of the Human book cover

    Posthuman Life

    Philosophy at the Edge of the Human, 1st Edition

    By David Roden

    We imagine posthumans as humans made superhumanly intelligent or resilient by future advances in nanotechnology, biotechnology, information technology and cognitive science. Many argue that these enhanced people might live better lives; others fear that tinkering with our nature will undermine our…

    Paperback – 2014-09-16
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Science, Technology, and Society book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Science, Technology, and Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Lee Kleinman, Kelly Moore

    Over the last decade or so, the field of science and technology studies (STS) has become an intellectually dynamic interdisciplinary arena. Concepts, methods, and theoretical perspectives are being drawn both from long-established and relatively young disciplines. From its origins in…

    Hardback – 2014-05-30
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Email and Ethics: Style and Ethical Relations in Computer-Mediated Communications book cover

    Email and Ethics

    Style and Ethical Relations in Computer-Mediated Communications, 1st Edition

    By Emma Rooksby

    E-mail and Ethics explores the ways in which interpersonal relations are affected by being conducted via computer-mediated communication.The advent of this channel of communication has prompted a renewed investigation into the nature and value of forms of human association. Rooksby addresses these…

    Paperback – 2014-02-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Error and Uncertainty in Scientific Practice book cover

    Error and Uncertainty in Scientific Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marcel Boumans, Giora Hon, Arthur C. Petersen

    Assessment of error and uncertainty is a vital component of both natural and social science. This edited volume presents case studies of research practices across a wide spectrum of scientific fields. It compares methodologies and presents the ingredients needed for an overarching framework…

    Hardback – 2013-12-01
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Technoscience

  • Law, Human Agency and Autonomic Computing: The Philosophy of Law Meets the Philosophy of Technology book cover

    Law, Human Agency and Autonomic Computing

    The Philosophy of Law Meets the Philosophy of Technology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mireille Hildebrandt, Antoinette Rouvroy

    Law, Human Agency and Autonomic Computing interrogates the legal implications of the notion and experience of human agency implied by the emerging paradigm of autonomic computing, and the socio-technical infrastructures it supports. The development of autonomic computing and ambient…

    Paperback – 2013-06-25
    Routledge

  • Arguing About Bioethics book cover

    Arguing About Bioethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Holland

    Arguing About Bioethics is a fresh and exciting collection of essential readings in bioethics, offering a comprehensive introduction to and overview of the field. Influential contributions from established philosophers and bioethicists, such as Peter Singer, Thomas Nagel, Judith Jarvis Thomson and…

    Paperback – 2012-04-04
    Routledge
    Arguing About Philosophy

  • Information Services Design: A Design Science Approach for Sustainable Knowledge book cover

    Information Services Design

    A Design Science Approach for Sustainable Knowledge, 1st Edition

    By Fons Wijnhoven

    Information services are economic and organizational activities for informing people. Because informing is changing rapidly under the influence of internet-technologies, this book presents in Chapter 1 fundamental notions of information and knowledge, based on philosopher C.W. Churchman’s inquiring…

    Hardback – 2011-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Organization and Systems

  • Information Management: An Informing Approach book cover

    Information Management

    An Informing Approach, 1st Edition

    By Fons Wijnhoven

    Information and its management is central to modern society. Organizations – private and public, national and international – have recognized that information is a key resource and that its management is critical for success.   Existing books on information management focus on the abilities of…

    Paperback – 2009-09-21
    Routledge

  • On the Internet book cover

    On the Internet

    1st Edition

    By Hubert L. Dreyfus

    Internet is een van de eerste boeken waarin het filosofische inzicht -van Plato tot Kierkegaard - betrokken wordt op het debat over de mogelijkheden en onmogelijkheden van het internet.Dreyfus laat zien dat de onstoffelijke, 'vrij zwevende' websurfer zijn oorsprong vindt in Descartes' scheiding van…

    Paperback – 2002-03-28
    Routledge
    Routledge filosofie

  • HyperReality: Paradigm for the Third Millenium book cover

    HyperReality

    Paradigm for the Third Millenium, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nobuyoshi Terashima, John Tiffin

    'HyperReality is a technological capability like nanotechnology, human cloning and artificial intelligence. Like them, it does not as yet exist in the sense of being clearly demonstrable and publicly available. Like them, it is maturing in laboratories where the question "if" has been replaced by…

    Paperback – 2001-10-04
    Routledge

  • Digital McLuhan: A Guide to the Information Millennium book cover

    Digital McLuhan

    A Guide to the Information Millennium, 1st Edition

    By Paul Levinson

    Marshall McLuhan died on the last day of 1980, on the doorstep of the personal computer revolution. Yet McLuhan's ideas anticipated a world of media in motion, and its impact on our lives on the dawn of the new millennium.Paul Levinson examines why McLuhan's theories about media are more important…

    Paperback – 2001-03-15
    Routledge

  • The Internet: A Philosophical Inquiry book cover

    The Internet

    A Philosophical Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By Gordon Graham

    The Internet: A Philosophical Inquiry develops many of the themes Gordon Graham presented in his highly successful radio series, The Silicon Society. Exploring the tensions between the warnings of the Neo-Luddites and the bright optimism of the Technophiles, Graham offers the first concise and…

    Paperback – 1999-09-01
    Routledge

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