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Author Floridi, Luciano, 1964- author

Title The 4th revolution : how the infosphere is reshaping human reality / Luciano Floridi
Edition First edition
Published Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 248 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents Time: hyperhistory -- Space: infosphere -- Identity: onlife -- Self-understanding: the four revolutions -- Privacy: informational friction -- Intelligence:inscribing the world -- Agency: enveloping the world -- Politics: the rise of the multi-agent systems -- Environment: the digital gambit -- Ethics: e-environmentalism
Summary "Florida argues that we must expand our ecological and ethical approach to cover both natural and man-made realities, putting the 'e' in an environmentalism that can deal successfully with the new challenges posed by our digital technologies and information society."--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-243) and index
Notes Online resource; title from e-book title screen (ebrary platform, viewed November 19, 2014)
Subject Computers and civilization.
Information society.
Information technology -- Social aspects.
Internet -- Social aspects.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0191667692 (electronic bk.)
9780191667695 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Fourth revolution, how the infosphere is reshaping human reality