The Chinese Typewriter

Author: Thomas S. Mullaney
Publisher: Mit Press
ISBN: 9780262036368
Size: 27.87 MB
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This book is about those encounters -- in particular thousands of Chinese characters versus the typewriter and its QWERTY keyboard.

Coming To Terms With The Nation

Author: Thomas Mullaney
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520947630
Size: 24.86 MB
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This controversial new book recounts the history of the most sweeping attempt to sort and categorize the nation's enormous population: the 1954 Ethnic Classification project (minzu shibie).

The Chinese Typewriter

Author: Thomas S. Mullaney
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262036363
Size: 14.54 MB
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Harry Carter, A View of Early Typography up to About 1600 (Oxford: Oxford
University Press, 2002 [1969]), 5. Harry Carter (1901–1982) was a typographer
and type historian who read law at Oxford, worked in the drawing office at ... 54 (
May–June 1999): 587–614; Ben Kafka, The Demon of Writing: Powers and
Failures of Paperwork (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2012); Markus Krajewski,
Paper Machines: ...

Programmed Inequality

Author: Marie Hicks
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262035545
Size: 73.11 MB
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How Britain lost its early dominance in computing by systematically discriminating against its most qualified workers: women.

Architectural Intelligence

Author: Molly Wright Steenson
Publisher: Mit Press
ISBN: 9780262037068
Size: 39.95 MB
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In Architectural Intelligence, Molly Wright Steenson explores the work of four architects in the 1960s and 1970s who incorporated elements of interactivity into their work.

The Vanishing Middle Class

Author: Peter Temin
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262036169
Size: 23.29 MB
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Why the United States has developed an economy divided between rich and poor and how racism helped bring this about.

Net Smart

Author: Howard Rheingold
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262300729
Size: 51.68 MB
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In Net Smart, cyberculture expert Howard Rheingold shows us how to use social media intelligently, humanely, and, above all, mindfully.

Evil Media

Author: Matthew Fuller
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262304406
Size: 38.72 MB
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From search engines to flirting strategies, from the value of institutional stupidity to the malicious minutiae of databases, this book shows how the devil is in the details.