Course Outline:

Session 1. Algorithmic Governance, the Electrocene

Session 2. Neuromarketing, Insecurity

Session 3. Net-Centricity

Session 4. Hypercamouflage, Avatars

Session 5. The Digital and the Tentacular

Session 6. Cybernetics

Session 7. Terror-Ecology

Session 8. Excess, Ecstasy, and Post-Human Society

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Course Description:

 

This course shows how drastic advancements are leading to a new form of techno-society.  How do new trends in mechanization, automation, and computation alter the nature of social relations?What are the radical implications of our new associations with the machine, the robotic, the industrial, the network, and the electronic?

Instructor: Prof. Nandita Biswas Mellamphy

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