Cultural Technologies: The Shaping of Culture in Media and Society
2012 (English)Book (Other academic)
The essays in this volume discuss both the culture of technology that we live in today, and culture as technology. Within the chapters of the book cultures of technology and cultural technologies are discussed, focusing on a variety of examples, from varied national contexts.Cultural Technologies brings together internationally recognized scholars from the social sciences and humanities, covering diverse themes such as intellectual property, server farms and search engines, surveillance, peer-to-peer file-sharing, the construction of techno-history, technology and epistemology and much more. It contains both historical and contemporary analyses of technological phenomena as well as epistemological discussions on the uses of technology.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
New York: Routledge, 2012. , 209 p.
culture, media, technology, media technology, media production, media history
Media and Communications
Research subject Critical and Cultural Theory
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:sh:diva-16965ISBN: 978-0-415-89311-4 (print)ISBN: 978-0-203-11735-4 (print)OAI: oai:DiVA.org:sh-16965DiVA: diva2:546959
FunderThe Foundation for Baltic and East European Studies