Technology & Society.

Links below will open a sample series of lectures presented as part of the Level Three (final year) programme for students following the Combined Studies and other degree level courses at Bradford College.

The Module examines the complex relationship between the human society and information and communicatyion technology. Beyond the almost hysterical hyperbole used to promote the web to consumers, the evolving cultre of the net is critically assessed.

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B Mulrine 2002

 

INTRODUCTION: WHAT IS CYBERCULTURE?

The History of Information Technology.

The Web as Media.

 

The Monopoly of Information Debate.

The Censorship Debate.

The privacy Debate.

Cyber terrorism & cyber fraud.

The unique economics of IT.

Ezines: a cultural response?

Cyberpunk film

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