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Code/space : software and everyday life / Rob Kitchin and Martin Dodge.

By: Kitchin, Rob [author.].
Contributor(s): Dodge, Martin, 1971- [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Software studies: Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : MIT Press, [2011]Copyright date: ©2011Description: 1 online resource (xi, 290 pages) : illustrations, map.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 1283148056; 9781283148054; 9780262296014; 0262296012; 9780262295239; 0262295237.Subject(s): Computers and civilization | Computer software -- Social aspectsAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Code/space.DDC classification: 303.48 LOC classification: QA76.9.C66Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Introducing code/space -- The nature of software -- Remaking everyday objects -- The transduction of space -- Automated management -- Software, empowerment, and creativity -- Air travel -- Home -- Consumption -- The promise of everyware -- A manifesto for software studies.
Awards: Association of American Geographers AAG Meridian Book Award for the Outstanding Scholarly Work in Geography, 2011.Summary: An analysis of the ways that software creates new spatialities in everyday life, from supermarket checkout lines to airline flight paths.
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An analysis of the ways that software creates new spatialities in everyday life, from supermarket checkout lines to airline flight paths.

Introducing code/space -- The nature of software -- Remaking everyday objects -- The transduction of space -- Automated management -- Software, empowerment, and creativity -- Air travel -- Home -- Consumption -- The promise of everyware -- A manifesto for software studies.

Online resource; title from PDF title page (MIT Press, viewed May 17, 2016).

Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-284) and index.

Association of American Geographers AAG Meridian Book Award for the Outstanding Scholarly Work in Geography, 2011.

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