The Anthropology of Computing - Lecture Notes

This course examines computers anthropologically, as meaningful tools revealing the social and cultural orders that produce them. Also, reading classic texts in computer science along with works analyzing links between machines and culture.


Alternative Title 21A.350J / SP.484J / STS.086J / WGS.484J The Anthropology of Computing
Subject technology
Creator MIT
Contributor Prof. Stefan Helmreich
Type Lecture/Presentation
Language English
Education Level Undergraduate (Lower Division), Undergraduate (Higher Division), High School, Graduate/Professional
Access Rights Free Access

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