Whose Brave New World?: The Information Highway and the New Economy

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Between The Lines, 1996 - Business & Economics - 192 pages
In this passionate and down-to-earth book, Heather Menzies-one of Canada's leading writers on technology and society-steers us through the jargon of the Information Highway, globalization and the Internet to grasp the moral and political issues at stake in the Brave New World of the new economy. Menzies offers positive suggestions for reviving public debate, and for a democratic renegotiation of the new economy and the Information Highway.
 

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Contents

Social and Cultural Transformations
49
CaseStudy Evidence
89
tqm and Integrating People into
102
ComputerMonitoring
117
Taylorism and the Panopticon
125
Restructuring for People
131
On Our Own Terms
143
Notes
165
Index
181
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Heather Menzies is a well-known educator, activist, and writer.

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