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The Shaping of Ambient Intelligence and the Internet of Things : Historico-epistemic, Socio-cultural, Politico-institutional and Eco-environmental Dimensions /

Recent advances in ICT have given rise to new socially disruptive technologies: AmI and the IoT, marking a major technological change which may lead to a drastic transformation of the technological ecosystem in all its complexity, as well as to a major alteration in technology use and thus daily liv...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Bibri, Simon Elias. (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: Online Book
Published: Paris : Atlantis Press : Imprint: Atlantis Press, 2015.
Edition:1st edition 2015.
Series:Atlantis Ambient and Pervasive Intelligence, 10
Online Access:Online version
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Understanding the Research and Academic Field of STS
  • Conceptual Background, Theoretical Framework, Academic Discourses, and Research Methodologies
  • The Nature and Practices of AmI: Historical a Priori, Epistemic, Institutional, Political, and Socio–cultural Perspectives
  • Paradigmatic and Discursive Dimensions of AmI and the IoT and Knowledge/Power Relations, Subject Positioning, and Legitimation
  • AmI and the IoT and Environmental and Societal Sustainability: Risks, Challenges, and Underpinnings
  • Ethical Implications of AmI and the IoT: Risks to Privacy, Security, and Trust, and Prospective Technological Safeguards
  • Democratizing AmI and the IoT: The Power and Influence of Social Innovation and Participative and Humanistic Design.           .