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The Resource Playful intelligence : digitizing tradition, Henry Sussman

Playful intelligence : digitizing tradition, Henry Sussman

Label
Playful intelligence : digitizing tradition
Title
Playful intelligence
Title remainder
digitizing tradition
Statement of responsibility
Henry Sussman
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This is a guide, in theory and in practice, to how current technological changes have impacted our interaction with texts and with each other. Henry Sussman rereads pivotal moments in literary, philosophical, and cultural modernity as anticipating the cybernetic discourse that has increasingly defined theory since the computer revolution. Cognitive science, psychoanalysis, and systems theory are paralleled to current trends in literary and philosophical theory. Chapters alternate between theory and readings of literary texts, resulting in a broad but rigorously grounded framework for the relation between literature and computer science. This book is a refreshing perspective on the analog-orientated tradition of theory in the humanities - and offers the first literary-textual genealogy of the digital"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sussman, Henry
Dewey number
809/.93356
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.T37
LC item number
S87 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature and technology
  • Technology and civilization
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • COMPUTERS
Label
Playful intelligence : digitizing tradition, Henry Sussman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- Acknowledgements List of Illustrations Preface. Reading Kandinsky. From The Brothers K. to Joseph K.: The Digitization of Literature. The Calculable, the Incalculable and the Rest: Kafka's Virtual Environment. Urban Introjections: Berlin Alexanderplatz. Theory on the Fly: Critical Synthesis under Conditions of Material Pirating and Borrowed Time. Playful Healing: The Transitions of D.W. Winnicott. The Figure in the Network: Douglas Hofstadter and the Ethics of Intelligence. The Phenomenology of Jetlag Afterword: Healing, Systematically Notes and References Index
Control code
861955428
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
ix, 402 pages
Isbn
9781472568823
Lccn
2014013101
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)861955428
Label
Playful intelligence : digitizing tradition, Henry Sussman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- Acknowledgements List of Illustrations Preface. Reading Kandinsky. From The Brothers K. to Joseph K.: The Digitization of Literature. The Calculable, the Incalculable and the Rest: Kafka's Virtual Environment. Urban Introjections: Berlin Alexanderplatz. Theory on the Fly: Critical Synthesis under Conditions of Material Pirating and Borrowed Time. Playful Healing: The Transitions of D.W. Winnicott. The Figure in the Network: Douglas Hofstadter and the Ethics of Intelligence. The Phenomenology of Jetlag Afterword: Healing, Systematically Notes and References Index
Control code
861955428
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
ix, 402 pages
Isbn
9781472568823
Lccn
2014013101
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)861955428

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