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  • 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, 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, 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 meaningless,…

    Paperback – 2019-11-06 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-11-05 
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • 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 – 2019-10-28 
    Routledge
    Changing Mobilities

  • 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 – 2019-10-24 
    Routledge

  • 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, 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 – 2019-10-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • 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
    Routledge

  • 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
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • 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
    Routledge Research in Applied Ethics

  • 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
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Technoscience

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