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Book review: nihilism and technology by Nolen Gertz

Greenaway, Jon (2018) Book review: nihilism and technology by Nolen Gertz. USApp – American Politics and Policy Blog (25 Nov 2018). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

In Nihilism and Technology, Nolen Gertz aims to circumvent the binary discussions that characterise contemporary popular discourses surrounding technology, instead exploring the philosophy of nihilism in order to reflect upon the relationship between our values and the ways we use and design technologies. This is a lively and convincing read, finds Jon Greenaway, that will leave readers far better equipped to understand and resist the numbing techno-nihilism of contemporary late capitalism.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/usappblog/
Additional Information: © 2018 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
Date Deposited: 29 Jul 2021 13:42
Last Modified: 05 Aug 2021 23:04
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/111502

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