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Author Vaidhyanathan, Siva.

Title The anarchist in the library : how the clash between freedom and control is hacking the real world and crashing the system / Siva Vaidhyanathan.

Imprint New York : Basic Books, c2004.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    303.4833 VAI    Available
Description xvii, 253 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-243) and index.
Contents Public noises -- The ideology of peer-to-peer -- Hacking the currency : cybercynicism and cyberanarchy -- The peer-to-peer revolution and the future of music -- A work in progress or the final edit? -- Imagineering : to control the culture is to control the future -- Culture as anarchy -- The perfect library -- The anarchy and oligarchy of science and math -- The nation state vs. networks -- The empire strikes back -- Conclusion : the heartbreak of oligarchy and anarchy.
Subject Information technology -- Social aspects.
Information technology -- Political aspects.
Internet -- Social aspects.
Internet -- Political aspect.
Information society.
ISBN 0465089844

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