Digital studies is a rapidly expanding field that encompasses the research interests of social scientists and humanities scholars, multimedia artists, and activists. With this ground-breaking reader, we are introduced to a new style of thought that has emerged directly from Internet culture itself. Critical Digital Studies is inspired by the same spirit that gave rise to the Open Architecture Movement, Shareware, Web 2.0 - a creative mashup, mixing the enduring human demand to understand the world around us with the new means of analysis, communication, and living that define the twenty-first century. Among the contributors are: Sara Diamond, Donna Haraway, N. Katherine Hayles, Lynn Hershmann, Lev Manovich, Charles Mudede, Stephen Pfohl, and Stelarc.Games have turned their coat, transforming from workplace saboteur to the perfect managerial snitch for an imperial ... century a#39;virtual tradinga#39; means both online stock-market speculation and the buying and selling of digital game goods .
|Title||:||Critical Digital Studies|
|Author||:||Arthur Kroker, Marilouise Kroker|
|Publisher||:||University of Toronto Press - 2013-11-05|