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Author Turner, Fred.

Title From counterculture to cyberculture : Stewart Brand, the Whole Earth Network, and the rise of digital utopianism / Fred Turner
Published Chicago, Ill. : University of Chicago Press, [2006]
©2006

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 MELB  303.4833 Brand Tur/Fct  AVAILABLE
Description x, 327 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits, facsimiles ; 24 cm
Contents The shifting politics of the computational metaphor -- Stewart Brand meets the cybernetic counterculture -- The Whole Earth Catalog as information technology -- Taking the whole earth digital -- Virtuality and community on the WELL -- Networking the new economy -- Wired -- The triumph of the network mode
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 291-312
Subject Brand, Stewart.
Whole earth catalog
Computers and civilization.
Information technology -- History -- 20th century.
Counterculture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Computer networks -- Social aspects.
Subculture -- California -- San Francisco -- History -- 20th century.
Technology -- Social aspects -- California, Northern.
LC no. 2005034149
ISBN 9780226817415 hardback
0226817415 hardback
Other Titles Stewart Brand, the Whole Earth Network, and the rise of digital utopianism