Published on March 3, 2014
Data Driven Societies: Convincing the Public / Publics Convincing Themselves Professors Gaze & Gieseking
Announcements! Again! ✦ Field trip 2/28 at 11.30am-2pm ✦ We need:: ✦ IDs ✦ Sign up in advance ✦ And van drivers! ! http://bit.ly/dds-ﬁeldtrip senaiben.org
Social Scientiﬁc Approach 0. Identify an issue 1. Research question 2. Theoretical approach 3. Literature review 4. Methods 5. Analysis 6. Discussion 7. Conclusion dasburst.com
Why learn theory? ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ Proprietary ecologies ✦ Representation ✦ Remote sensing ✦ GPS ✦ “The View from Nowhere” ✦ Data visualization Crowdsourcing ✦ WWW Accumulation by dispossession ✦ HTTP Social reproduction ✦ DARPAnet Data scraping ✦ Chartjunk The deep web Information-as-control Information-as-freedom Data v.s information vs. knowledge dasburst.com
Let’s begin again: “Free Labor”?? ✦ Crowdsourcing ✦ Data mining ✦ Expanded prison labor programs ✦ Unpaid internships ✦ Volunteerism (Ross 2013) Facebook
Publics & Counterpublics ✦ Publics - real and imagined communities in which ideas and media are exchanged, and which dictate political, cultural, and economic norms ✦ Counterpublics - alternate publics that allow for resistance to dominant cultural, political, or economic norms secretsofthefed.com
Determining our publicness lifeinloﬁ.com businessinsider.com
How social media changed publicness ✦ Scalability ✦ Shifted what is public and private ✦ Redeﬁned the audience ✦ Context collapse ✦ Access to being heard and seen ✦ Persistence ✦ Replicability ✦ Searchability (Baum & boyd 2012) wikipedia
How can you shape your labor? Your agency? Your life as a consumer and producer?
Next Class: Mar. 3 Today: the publics & digital labor ✦ ! ✦ Blog post: due Monday on your graphs with email forthcoming during lab ! ✦ Readings: Lessig & Yau ! ✦ Next class: ✦ The Life of Code begins! ✦ public & private debate forthcoming
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