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We Are the Machine: The Computer, the Internet, and Information in Contemporary German Literature (Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture)

Author: Paul A Youngman
Publisher: Boydell and Brewer Limited.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
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An investigation of attitudes toward -- and unease with -- Information Technology, as reflected in recent German-language literature.

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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paul A Youngman
ISBN: 9781282795518 1282795511 9781571133922 1571133925
OCLC Number: 1076702956
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Contents: Introduction: Machines, Computers, and the Liberal Humanist SubjectLosing Ground to the Machine: Electronic Brains in the Works of Heinrich Hauser and Friedrich DurrenmattFearing the Machine -- Two Nightmares in the 1990s: Gerd Heidenreich's New Riddle of the Sphinx and Barbara Frischmuth's Hidden MeaningBecoming the Machine: Gunter Grass's and Erich Loest's Virtual History, Rene Pollesch's Postdramatic Imaginings, and "Real" Cyber-Relationships according to Christine Eichel and Daniel GlattauerConclusion: Questions to PonderBibliographyIndex

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An astute study of literary and cultural responses to information technologies. TECHNOLOGY AND CULTURE The author investigates the border between the human and the technological -- a border that he Read more...

 
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