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    Book Review: Smartphone Cultures edited by Jane Vincent and Leslie Haddon

Book Review: Smartphone Cultures edited by Jane Vincent and Leslie Haddon

In Smartphone Cultures, editors Jane Vincent and Leslie Haddon bring together contributors to offer nuanced analysis of the role and cultures […]

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    Book Review: Artificial Unintelligence: How Computers Misunderstand the World by Meredith Broussard

Book Review: Artificial Unintelligence: How Computers Misunderstand the World by Meredith Broussard

In Artificial Unintelligence: How Computers Misunderstand the World, Meredith Broussard adds to the growing literature exploring the limits of artificial intelligence […]

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    Book Review: Industry of Anonymity: Inside the Business of Cybercrime by Jonathan Lusthaus

Book Review: Industry of Anonymity: Inside the Business of Cybercrime by Jonathan Lusthaus

In Industry of Anonymity: Inside the Business of Cybercrime, Jonathan Lusthaus deftly unveils how the industrialisation of cybercrime has occurred […]

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    Are We Heading Towards A Digital Dystopia? Q&A with Sam Byers, author of Perfidious Albion

Are We Heading Towards A Digital Dystopia? Q&A with Sam Byers, author of Perfidious Albion

As part of LSE Festival: New World (Dis)Orders (25 February and 2 March 2019), author Sam Byers participated on a panel discussing ‘Are […]

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    Book Review: Metric Culture: Ontologies of Self-Tracking Practices edited by Btihaj Ajana

Book Review: Metric Culture: Ontologies of Self-Tracking Practices edited by Btihaj Ajana

In Metric Culture: Ontologies of Self-Tracking Practices, editor Btihaj Ajana brings together contributions that investigate the motivations behind as well as […]

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    Book Review: The Data Gaze: Capitalism, Power and Perception by David Beer

Book Review: The Data Gaze: Capitalism, Power and Perception by David Beer

In The Data Gaze: Capitalism, Power and Perception, David Beer explores how we are being put under the extractive, analytic and predictive lens […]

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In Robot Rights, David J. Gunkel explores the question of whether rights should be extended to robots, examining the philosophical foundations of four […]

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LSE RB Year in Review: The Top 12 Book Reviews of 2018 (Part Two)

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What were you reading in 2018 on LSE Review of Books? Following Part One, which counted down from […]

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    Book Review: Digital Democracy, Analogue Politics: How the Internet Era is Transforming Kenya by Nanjala Nyabola

Book Review: Digital Democracy, Analogue Politics: How the Internet Era is Transforming Kenya by Nanjala Nyabola

In Digital Democracy, Analogue Politics: How the Internet Era is Transforming Kenya, Nanjala Nyabola challenges existing scholarship on ‘tech in Africa’ […]

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    Reading List: 5 Recommended Reads for the Armistice Day Centenary

Reading List: 5 Recommended Reads for the Armistice Day Centenary

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11 November 2018 is the centenary of the […]

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In The Book, Amaranth Borsuk explores our ever-changing definitions and conceptions of the book in light of shifting social, financial and technological factors. […]

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    Book Review: Windows into the Soul: Surveillance and Society in an Age of High Technology by Gary T. Marx

Book Review: Windows into the Soul: Surveillance and Society in an Age of High Technology by Gary T. Marx

In Windows into the Soul: Surveillance and Society in an Age of High Technology, Gary T. Marx offers an in-depth examination of […]

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    Book Review: Living with Hacktivism – From Conflict to Symbiosis by Vasileios Karagiannopoulos

Book Review: Living with Hacktivism – From Conflict to Symbiosis by Vasileios Karagiannopoulos

Convictions of politically-motivated hackers – so-called ‘hacktivists’ – have hit the headlines in recent years. Living with Hacktivism: From […]

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    Long Read Review: The Textbook and the Lecture: Education in the Age of New Media by Norm Friesen

Long Read Review: The Textbook and the Lecture: Education in the Age of New Media by Norm Friesen

Does it seem that education is somehow always lagging behind the latest technologies? In The Textbook and the Lecture: Education […]

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