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The digital revolution, a short history of an ideology, Gabriele Balbi ; translated by Bonnie McClellan-Broussard ; translation supported by Fondazione Hilda e Felice Vitali, Lugano.

Summary
An investigation into the origins of the digital revolution, how it evolved, which other past revolutions consciously or unconsciously inspired it, which great stories it has conveyed over time, which of its key elements have changed and which ones have persisted and have been repeated in different historical periods
Table Of Contents
Cover -- Half Title -- Frontispiece -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- Foreword -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: Understanding the Digital Revolution as an Ideology -- 1. Defining the Revolution: Blessed Uncertainty -- 2. Comparing the Revolution: Past Inheritance, Present Construction -- 3. Thinking About the Revolution: The Mantras -- 4. Believing in the Revolution: A Contemporary Quasi-Religion -- Conclusion: Who Needs the Digital Revolution and Why Does it Keep Going? -- References -- Index
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Note
Translated from the Italian
Physical Description
1 online resource (0 pages)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9780198875987

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