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Information Please Culture and Politics in the Age of Digital Machines

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ISBN-10: 0822338394

ISBN-13: 9780822338390

Edition: 2006

Authors: Mark Poster

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Description:

'Information Please' advances the ongoing critical project of media scholar Mark Poster: theorising the social and cultural efforts of electronically mediated information.
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Book details

Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Duke University Press
Publication date: 8/30/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 0.24" wide x 0.35" long x 0.59" tall
Weight: 1.034
Language: English

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Global Politics and New Media
Perfect Transmissions: Evil Bert laden
Postcolonial Theory and Global Media
The Information Empire
Citizens, Digital Media, and Globalization
The Culture of the Digital Self
Identity Theft and Media
The Aesthetics of Distracting Media
The Good, the Bad, and the Virtual
Psychoanalysis, the Body, and Information Machines
Digital Commodities in Everyday Life
Who Controls Digital Culture?
Everyday (Virtual) Life
Consumers, Users and Digital Commodities
Future Advertising: Dick's Ubik and the Digital Ad
Conclusion
Notes
References
Index