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Cornucopia limited : design and dissent on the Internet

Author: Richard Coyne
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT, 2005.
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"The network economy presents itself in the transactions of electronic commerce, finance, business, and communications. The network economy is also a social condition of discontinuity, indefinite limits, and in-between spaces. In Cornucopia Limited, Richard Coyne uses the liminality of design - its uneasy position between creativity and commerce - to explore the network economy. He argues that design, with its
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Coyne, Richard.
Cornucopia limited.
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2005
(DLC) 2005045100
(OCoLC)58457425
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Coyne
ISBN: 0262255952 9780262255950
OCLC Number: 66026685
Notes: Title from title screen.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 284 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction: Permeable Portals --
Home Economics --
Rampant Machines --
The Lost Game --
The Gift of Information --
Liminal Computing.
Responsibility: Richard Coyne.

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