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Virtual Worlds

Culture and Politics in the Age of Cybertechnology

Nayar, Pramod K

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This interdisciplinary cultural study of the new technologies discusses cyberculture as it mediates, and in turn is mediated by, the contexts of globalisation, politics, medical science and war, and the realms of everyday life such as learning, identity, consumption, and leisure. It pays attention to common and visible expressions of technoculture - including music videos, niche marketing, literature, and cosmetic surgery - in order to highlight its distinguishing features. Using a range of insights from theorists such as Donna Haraway, Stuart Hall, Manuel Castells, Paul Virilio and Katherine Hayles, Virtual Worlds explores the dissemination of cybertechnology into the social and political fields.
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Bibliographic Information
Publish State
Published
Language
English
Responsibility
Pramod K. Nayar.
Publisher / Imprint
SAGE Publications / Sage Publications Pvt. Ltd
Publication Country / Place
India / New Delhi
Title Identifier (ISBN/ISSN)
9788132103240 / 0761932291
Published Date
June 2004
Primary Price
19.99 GBP
Pages
343
Page size
23
Reference Code
BDZ0006253206