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Author Selisker, Scott, author

Title Human programming : brainwashing, automatons, and American unfreedom / Scott Selisker
Published Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 2016
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Contents Enemies of freedom -- Uniquely American symptoms: Cold War brainwashing and American exceptionalism -- Anti-institutional automatons: new left reappropriations of automatism -- Human programming: computation, emotion, and the posthuman other -- Cult programming: extremism, narrative, and the social science of cults -- Fundamentalist automatons: representing terrorist consciousness in the war on terror -- Automatism and agency
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Brainwashing -- United States.
Psychological warfare -- United States.
Robots -- United States.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1452951802 (electronic bk.)
9781452951805 (electronic bk.)