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In the age of the smart machine : the future of work and power

Author: Shoshana Zuboff
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An analysis of the impact of computer technology in the workplace. Includes in-depth interviews with workers and managers.
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Additional Physical Format: Zuboff, Shoshana, 1951-
In the age of the smart machine.
1991
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Shoshana Zuboff
ISBN: 0465032125 9780465032129 0465032117 9780465032112
OCLC Number: 17480009
Description: xix, 468 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Dilemmas of Transformation in the Age of the Smart Machine --
Knowledge and Computer-Mediated Work --
The Laboring Body: Suffering and Skill in Production Work --
The Abstraction of Industrial Work --
The White-Collar Body in History --
Office Technology as Exile and Integration --
Mastering the Electronic Text --
Authority: The Spiritual Dimension of Power --
What Was Managerial Authority? --
The Dominion of the Smart Machine --
The Limits of Hierarchy in an Informated Organization --
Technique: The Material Dimension of Power --
The Information Panopticon --
Panoptic Power and the Social Text --
Conclusion: Managing the Informated Organization --
The Scope of Information Technology in the Modern Workplace --
Notes on Field-Research Methodology.
Responsibility: Shoshana Zuboff.
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