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RYERSONPOL 507Matthew FlisfederFall

POL 507 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Turing Test, Wearable Computer, Transhumanism

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Technology provides a means for us, its users to get things done. As long as technology works smoothly, it is simply part of our daily life, of how soc
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RYERSONPOL 507Matthew FlisfederFall

POL 507 Chapter Notes - Chapter 10: Voyeurism, Totalitarianism, Digital Footprint

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29 Nov 2014
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Jeremy bentham envisioned in the late eighteenth century the panopticon as an ideal from of prison: panopticon is a building, prison and its primary ai
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RYERSONPOL 507Matthew FlisfederFall

POL 507 Chapter Notes - Chapter 11: Joseph Schumpeter, Deskilling, Technological Determinism

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RYERSONPOL 507Matthew FlisfederFall

POL 507 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Luddite, Asteroid Family, Mass Production

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RYERSONPOL 507Matthew FlisfederWinter

POL 507 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1-26: Wrought Iron, Terra Sigillata, Kenneth E. Boulding

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She thinks we live in a time when a major historical period is coming to an end. We live in a time in which social and political upheaval us as great o
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RYERSONPOL 507Matthew FlisfederWinter

POL 507 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6-3: Paul Krugman, Luddite, Mckinsey & Company

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How are those men, thus thrown out of employ to provide for their families? asked the petitioners. And what are they to put their children apprentice t
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RYERSONPOL 507Matthew FlisfederWinter

POL 507 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6-5: Business Process Reengineering, Scientific Management, Tom Peters

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7 Mar 2015
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Taylorism is presented, if at all, as a chapter of ancient history, a weird episode about an odd man with a stopwatch. Over the past century taylor"s s
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RYERSONPOL 507Matthew FlisfederWinter

POL507 Chapter 1-7: Week 2-1_CH 1.pdf

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4 Mar 2015
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By examining technology as a material substance, the complex interplay of technology and society is disregarded. This tunnel vision limits our understa
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RYERSONPOL 507Matthew FlisfederWinter

POL 507 Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: Barney Hoskyns, Suzanne Moore, Youtube

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Suzanne moore - in the digital economy, we"ll soon all be working for free - and i refuse . The digital economy operates as a kind of sophisticated. X
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RYERSONPOL 507Matthew FlisfederWinter

POL 507 Chapter Notes - Chapter 4: Dean Baker, Side Effect, Rein

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Dean baker - technology didn"t kill middle class job, policy did. The story is that innovation rapidly reduced the need for factory workers and other s
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RYERSONPOL 507Matthew FlisfederWinter

POL 507 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1-3: Dean Baker, Redistribution Of Income And Wealth, Reining

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Dean baker - technology doesn"t cause inequality - deliberate policy change does. The 1% likes to blame technological innovation for income redistribut
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RYERSONPOL 507Matthew FlisfederWinter

POL 507 Chapter Notes - Chapter 19-39: Cyrus Mccormick, Langdon Winner, Lewis Mumford

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4 Mar 2015
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