Life on the Screen: Identity in the Age of the Internet

Life on the Screen: Identity in the Age of the Internet

Sherry Turkle


existence at the display is a ebook now not approximately pcs, yet approximately humans and the way pcs are inflicting us to reevaluate our identities within the age of the net. we're utilizing existence at the reveal to interact in new methods of puzzling over evolution, relationships, politics, intercourse, and the self. existence at the reveal lines a collection of boundary negotiations, telling the tale of the altering effect of the pc on our mental lives and our evolving principles approximately minds, our bodies, and machines. what's rising, Turkle says, is a brand new feel of identification- as decentered and a number of. She describes tendencies in desktop layout, in man made intelligence, and in people's reviews of digital environments that make sure a dramatic shift in our notions of self, different, desktop, and global. the pc emerges as an item that brings postmodernism right down to earth.

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