Philosophy: Philosophy of Technology

  • 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

  • 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 – 2019-10-18
    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 – 2019-10-18
    Changing Mobilities

  • 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

  • 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 Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Information book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Information

    1st Edition

    Edited by Luciano Floridi

    Information and communication technology occupies a central place in the modern world, with society becoming increasingly dependent on it every day. It is therefore unsurprising that it has become a growing subject area in contemporary philosophy, which relies heavily on informational concepts. The…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11

  • Moved by Machines: Performance Metaphors and Philosophy of Technology book cover

    Moved by Machines

    Performance Metaphors and Philosophy of Technology, 1st Edition

    By Mark Coeckelbergh

    Given the rapid development of new technologies such as smart devices, robots, and artificial intelligence and their impact on the lives of people and on society, it is important and urgent to construct conceptual frameworks that help us to understand and evaluate them. Benefiting from tendencies…

    Hardback – 2019-07-30
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • The Future of Work, Technology, and Basic Income book cover

    The Future of Work, Technology, and Basic Income

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Cholbi, Michael Weber

    Technological advances in computerization and robotics threaten to eliminate countless jobs from the labor market in the near future. These advances have reignited the debate about universal basic income. The essays in this collection offer unique and compelling perspectives on the ever-changing…

    Hardback – 2019-07-23
    Routledge Research in Applied Ethics

  • Perspectives on Classification in Synthetic Sciences: Unnatural Kinds book cover

    Perspectives on Classification in Synthetic Sciences

    Unnatural Kinds, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julia R. S. Bursten

    This volume launches a new series of contemporary conversations about scientific classification. Most philosophical conversations about kinds have focused centrally or solely on natural kinds, that is, kinds whose existence is not dependent on the scientific process of synthesis. This volume…

    Hardback – 2019-07-08
    History and Philosophy of Technoscience

  • A History of Technoscience: Erasing the Boundaries between Science and Technology book cover

    A History of Technoscience

    Erasing the Boundaries between Science and Technology, 1st Edition

    By David F. Channell

    Are science and technology independent of one another? Is technology dependent upon science, and if so, how is it dependent? Is science dependent upon technology, and if so how is it dependent? Or, are science and technology becoming so interdependent that the line dividing them has become totally…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05

  • Environments of Intelligence: From natural information to artificial interaction book cover

    Environments of Intelligence

    From natural information to artificial interaction, 1st Edition

    By Hajo Greif

    What is the role of the environment, and of the information it provides, in cognition? More specifically, may there be a role for certain artefacts to play in this context? These are questions that motivate "4E" theories of cognition (as being embodied, embedded, extended, enactive). In his take on…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05

  • What is Scientific Knowledge?: An Introduction to Contemporary Epistemology of Science book cover

    What is Scientific Knowledge?

    An Introduction to Contemporary Epistemology of Science, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin McCain, Kostas Kampourakis

    What Is Scientific Knowledge? is a much-needed collection of introductory-level chapters on the epistemology of science. Renowned historians, philosophers, science educators, and cognitive scientists have authored 19 original contributions specifically for this volume. The chapters, accessible for…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24

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