sympathy for the cyborg: research visions in the information society
Abstract:Information and communications technologies are encroaching on every sphere of modern life. New modes of networking and cross-referencing are revolutionizing our management of data and thus the concept of knowledge itself. Now the advent of embedded technology and artificial intelligence promise to re-open the debate about whether we are becoming masters of technology or its slaves. Co-ordinating public policy with product-oriented R&D has never been more important, for either the economic or cultural future of Europe.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: August 1, 2001