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The Resource Human error : species--being and media machines, Dominic Pettman

Human error : species--being and media machines, Dominic Pettman

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Human error : species--being and media machines
Title
Human error
Title remainder
species--being and media machines
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Dominic Pettman
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Language
eng
Summary
What exactly is the human element separating humans from animals and machines? The common answers that immediately come to mind--like art, empathy, or technology--fall apart under close inspection. Dominic Pettman argues that it is a mistake to define such rigid distinctions in the first place, and the most decisive "human error" may be the ingrained impulse to understand ourselves primarily in contrast to our other worldly companions. In "Human Error," Pettman describes the three sides of the cybernetic triangle--human, animal, and machine--as a rubric for understanding ke
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Literary form
non fiction
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  • dictionaries
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Series statement
Posthumanities
Series volume
v. 14
Human error : species--being and media machines, Dominic Pettman
Label
Human error : species--being and media machines, Dominic Pettman
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5749/j.ctttv9w2
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Bibliography note
Includes notes (pages 215-277), bibliographical references (p. 279-295) and index
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Contents
Introduction : the human element -- Bear life : tracing an opening in Grizzly Man -- Zooicide : animal love and human justice -- After the beep : answering machines and creaturely life -- The war on terra : from political economy to libidinal ecology -- Conclusion : human remains
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