This course examines computers anthropologically, as meaningful tools revealing the social and cultural orders that produce them. Also includes readings from 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|
|Contributor||Prof. Stefan Helmreich|
|Education Level||Undergraduate (Lower Division), Undergraduate (Higher Division), High School, Graduate/Professional|
|Access Rights||Free Access|