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Hacking : digital media and technological determinism

Author: Tim Jordan
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; Malden, MA : Polity Press, 2008.
Series: Digital media and society series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hacking provides an introduction to the community of hackers and an analysis of the meaning of hacking in twenty-first century societies. One the one hand, hackers infect the computers of the world, entering where they are not invited, taking over not just individual workstations but whole networks. On the other, hackers write the software that fuels the Internet, from the most popular web programmes to software  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Jordan, Tim, 1959-
Hacking.
Cambridge, UK ; Malden, MA : Polity Press, 2008
(OCoLC)228275783
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Jordan
ISBN: 9780745674988 0745674984
OCLC Number: 852899074
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 160 pages).
Contents: The hack --
Cracking : black hats on the Internet --
Free software and open source : collaboration, objects and property --
Hacking the social : hacktivism, cyberwar, cyberterror, cybercrime --
Hacking the non-hack : creative commons, hackers who don't programme, programming proletariat, hacking sub-cultures and nerds and geeks --
The meaning of hacking.
Series Title: Digital media and society series.
Other Titles: Digital media and technological determinism
Responsibility: Tim Jordan.

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