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Hackers & Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age
4.08
Meh. This started out promising. While it may provide inspirational fodder for young, technological entrepreneurs, everyone else might soon find the t...more
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Jan 05, 2009
 
Tomorrow's Eve
3.39
It took me some time to appreciate this book. Which helps explain how it is only in it's first english translation, and was written in the late 1880's...more
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Jul 25, 2008
 
Lectures at the College de France, 1975-76: Society Must Be Defended
4.32
This was a fantastic introduction to Foucault. It's captures the methodologies of his early work while teasing out the theme of power which was the ma...more
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Dec 10, 2008
 
Phaedrus
3.89
Wow, this is pretty amazing. I spent a long time on this one, reading it again and again. It's essentially in two halfs: the first is three speeches o...more
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Dec 10, 2008
 
The Birds
3.90
It was really good. It really got me contemplating about the form, use, and merit of comedy. the birds is a fantastic metaphor, and should be read in...more
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Dec 10, 2008
 
The Mind Doesn't Work That Way: The Scope and Limits of Computational Psychology (Representation and Mind Series)
3.72
This is a great introduction to the current debate over computational mind theory. I haven't read much, but this gives a great assessment of all the m...more
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Dec 10, 2008
 
Hunger
4.10
One can't really say more than the quote from George Steiner on the back cover: "The classic novel of humiliation, even beyond Dostoyevsky...Lyngstad'...more
Aug 29, 2008
Jul 25, 2008
 
Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs (MIT Electrical Engineering and Computer Science)
4.49
Available for free with CC license. Sweet! This is a classic; one of the must-haves for any programmer.
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Dec 16, 2008
 
Free Software, Free Society: Selected Essays
4.11
Collection of essays
Available for free download GNU liscence
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Dec 16, 2008
 
The Public Domain: Enclosing the Commons of the Mind
3.99
Available for free download; Creative Commons License.
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Dec 16, 2008
 
The Wealth of Networks: How Social Production Transforms Markets and Freedom
4.01
Available as free download; Creative Commons License.
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Dec 16, 2008
 
Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid
4.30
Wow. A metaphorical fugue on minds and machines.
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Dec 19, 2008
 
Learning Processes with a Deadly Outcome
3.60
Here is an essay I wrote concerning the influence of technology on the content, style, and structuring of this novel.

http://codydjango.tumblr.com/pos...more
Aug 25, 2008
Aug 05, 2008
 
Philosophical Investigations
4.26
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Dec 10, 2008
 
Critical Writings: New Edition
4.12
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Aug 25, 2008
Aug 05, 2008
 
The Ticket That Exploded (The Nova Trilogy #2)
3.61
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Jul 25, 2008
 
Protocol: How Control Exists After Decentralization
4.12
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Dec 10, 2008
 
Greek Philosophy: Thales to Aristotle (Readings in the History of Philosophy)
3.76
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Sep 19, 2008
 
Spinoza: Practical Philosophy
4.20
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Dec 10, 2008
 
Interrogating the Real
3.87
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Sep 19, 2008
 
Wisdom & Metaphor
4.31
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Aug 29, 2008
Aug 13, 2008
 
The New Media Reader [With CDROM]
3.91
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Dec 10, 2008
 
Love as Passion: The Codification of Intimacy
3.82
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Aug 05, 2008
 
A People's History of the United States: 1492 to Present
4.14
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Aug 29, 2008
 
Platform
3.76
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Sep 19, 2008
 
Nietzsche and Philosophy (European Perspectives)
4.15
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Dec 16, 2008
 
The Savage Detectives
4.04
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Jul 25, 2008
 
The Essential Foucault: Selections from Essential Works of Foucault, 1954-1984
4.21
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Aug 13, 2008
 
Code: Version 2.0
4.04
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Dec 16, 2008
 
Free Culture: The Nature and Future of Creativity
4.14
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Dec 16, 2008
Dec 16, 2008
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