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    (E–pub/Pdf) How We Became Posthuman Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics Literature and Informatics by N. Katherine Hayles Took me forever to get through this book but it's worth the effort Hayles' basic argument is that modern conceptions of artificial intelligence and the posthuman body privilege informational patterns over material instantiation In other words as a culture we tend to emphasize cognition rather than embodiment This is nothing new after all for centuries Western philosophers have been telling us that consciousness and not embodiment is the s

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    (E–pub/Pdf) How We Became Posthuman Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics Literature and Informatics by N. Katherine Hayles I actually finished this book a few months ago but I never got around to updating it here mostly because I dreaded having to write a review for it In short this is so because although I mostly loved Hayles' book and her reflections on embodiment and how it was erased by cybernetics and later tech influenced philosophical thought o

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    (E–pub/Pdf) How We Became Posthuman Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics Literature and Informatics by N. Katherine Hayles The strengths of this book come from its three guiding uestions or stories on virtual reality 1 how information lost its body or how it became a separate entity from the material in which it's embedded 2 how the cyborg was created and how it became a technological artifact and cultural icon after World War II and 3 how the historically constructed idea of the human is influenced by a different construction cal

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    (E–pub/Pdf) How We Became Posthuman Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics Literature and Informatics by N. Katherine Hayles Very well researched and smart text on the ongoing shift from our Western Liberal Humanist persona of humanity to a posthuman cyborg connection between human and intelligent machineI can't believe I just said that As a self chastised luddite I preferred the sections of literary analysis And although I suppose there's nothing I can do to counteract technology I mean I review books on an internet social media sit

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    (E–pub/Pdf) How We Became Posthuman Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics Literature and Informatics by N. Katherine Hayles A staggering acheivement HoweverHayles glazes over the disparity between between the richest and poorest societies on the planet There has always been an uneven distribution of wealth so uneven in fact that human society has divided itself into two separate worlds the first and the third The idea of the first world posthuman adds

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    summary ì eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ¹ N. Katherine Hayles N. Katherine Hayles ¹ 8 download (E–pub/Pdf) How We Became Posthuman Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics Literature and Informatics by N. Katherine Hayles Fascinating Combines thoughts of cognition consciousness and a lot of informatics the latter of which I knew very little and didn't understood half of it damn you dobble masters I'm still digesting but I'm certain to come back to some of the p

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    free download How We Became Posthuman Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics Literature and Informatics (E–pub/Pdf) How We Became Posthuman Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics Literature and Informatics by N. Katherine Hayles Hayles' book is a philosophical and cultural elaboration of the concept of the posthuman This is not an empirical claim that we have built cyborgs and AIs and other such things which supersede humanity The point of the book is that what we h

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summary How We Became Posthuman Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics Literature and Informatics ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF In this age of DNA computers and artificial intelligence information is becoming disembodied even as the bodies that once carried it vanish into virtuality While some marvel at these changes envisioning consciousness downloaded into a computer or humans beamed Star Trek style others view them with horror seeing monsters brooding in the machines In How We Became Posthuman N Katherine Hayles separates hype from fact investigating the fate of embodiment in an information ageHayles relates three interwoven stories how information lost its body. Took me forever to get through this book but it s worth the effort Hayles basic argument is that modern conceptions of artificial intelligence and the posthuman body privilege informational patterns over material instantiation In other words as a culture we tend to emphasize cognition rather than embodiment This is nothing new after all for centuries Western philosophers have been telling us that consciousness and not embodiment is the seat of human identity Hayles returns to Descartes mindbody dualism in order to understand why the idea still persists in modern day discussions about AIWest

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summary How We Became Posthuman Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics Literature and Informatics ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF To the 1952 novel Limbo by cybernetics aficionado Bernard Wolfe; from the concept of self making to Philip K Dick's literary explorations of hallucination and reality; and from artificial life to postmodern novels exploring the implications of seeing humans as cybernetic systemsAlthough becoming posthuman can be nightmarish Hayles shows how it can also be liberating From the birth of cybernetics to artificial life How We Became Posthuman provides an indispensable account of how we arrived in our virtual age and of where we might go from he. A staggering acheivement HoweverHayles glazes over the disparity between between the richest and poorest societies on the planet There has always been an uneven distribution of wealth so uneven in fact that human society has divided itself into two separate worlds the first and the third The idea of the first world posthuman adds another level of hierarchy to the already insurmountable one in place not only are we now from two different worlds but two different levels of evolution Therefore when we talk about our future as amalgams of human and machine beings with unlimited access to kn

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summary How We Became Posthuman Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics Literature and Informatics ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF That is how it came to be conceptualized as an entity separate from the material forms that carry it; the cultural and technological construction of the cyborg; and the dismantling of the liberal humanist subject in cybernetic discourse along with the emergence of the posthumanRanging widely across the history of technology cultural studies and literary criticism Hayles shows what had to be erased forgotten and elided to conceive of information as a disembodied entity Thus she moves from the post World War II Macy Conferences on cybernetics. The strengths of this book come from its three guiding uestions or stories on virtual reality 1 how information lost its body or how it became a separate entity from the material in which it s embedded 2 how the cyborg was created and how it became a technological artifact and cultural icon after World War II and 3 how the historically constructed idea of the human is influenced by a different construction called the posthuman These are A uestionsHayles narrative pivots on the first story above she suggests that human consciousness is actually separate from humans Basically it might be poss

  • Paperback
  • 364
  • How We Became Posthuman Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics Literature and Informatics
  • N. Katherine Hayles
  • English
  • 10 September 2019
  • 9780226321462