In The Age Of The Smart Machine: The Future Of Work And Power

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Basic Books, 1988 - Business & Economics - 468 pages
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A noted Harvard social scientist documents the pitfalls and promises of computerized technology in business life.
 

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Drawing on in-depth interviews with workers and managers in various industries, these two authors illustrate the impact automation will have on those using computers in the work place. Each expresses ... Read full review

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Contents

ComputerMediated
6
Work
19
CHAPTER
58
CHAPTER THREE
97
CHAPTER FOUR
124
CHAPTER FIVE
174
PART
219
CHAPTER SEVEN
245
CHAPTER EIGHT
285
PART THREE
311
CHAPTER
362
Managing the Informated
387
APPENDIX
415
Notes
430
Index
459
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About the author (1988)

Shoshana Zuboff is chaired professor at the Harvard Business School. She lives in Maine with her husband and two children.

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