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Review essay: exposing the costs of uncounting

McKone Leonard, Mariel (2020) Review essay: exposing the costs of uncounting. LSE Review of Books (04 Nov 2020). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

What does it mean to be ‘uncounted’? It means that the uncounted – an event, an individual, a group – is invisible, absent from a world built on data. In this review essay, Mariel McKone Leonard examines two recent books, Invisible Women by Caroline Criado Perez and The Uncounted by Alex Cobham, that take up the task of documenting the true extent of uncounting and make a compelling moral argument for addressing the consequences of the data gap.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/lsereviewofbooks/
Additional Information: © 2020 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)
Date Deposited: 08 Jan 2021 12:03
Last Modified: 01 Oct 2021 23:26
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/107732

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