Life on the Screen
by Sherry Turkle
What is emerging, Turkle argues, is a new sense of identity, one which is de-centred and multiple. She describes the trends in computer design, in artificial intelligence, and in people’s experience of virtual environments.
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“Turkle is a brilliant observer of the online world, and what makes the Net incredibly interesting is that it was never intended to be a social medium.” Read more...
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