Download [PDF] The Metric Society on the Quantification of the Social | By Steffen Mau | *Full Page

50 %
50 %
Information about Download [PDF] The Metric Society on the Quantification of the Social |...

Published on November 18, 2019

Author: Nilima_Sharma25270

Source: slideshare.net

1. The Metric Society on the Quantification of the Social Download [PDF] The Metric Society on the Quantification of the Social | By Steffen Mau | *Full Page

2. Download [PDF] The Metric Society on the Quantification of the Social | By Steffen Mau | *Full Page Download This eBook Free Now Just Here!!!

3. DETAIL BOOK Author : Steffen Mauq Pages : 200 pagesq Publisher : Polity Pressq Language :q ISBN-10 : 150953041Xq ISBN-13 : 9781509530410q Read [PDF] Books The Metric Society on the Quantification of the Social | By Steffen Mau | *Full Page

4. DESCRIPTIONS In today's world, numbers are in the ascendancy. Societies dominated by star ratings, scores, likes and lists are rapidly emerging, as data are collected on virtually every aspect of our lives. From annual university rankings, ratings agencies and fitness tracking technologies to our credit score and health status, everything and everybody is measured and evaluated.In this important new book, Steffen Mau offers a critical analysis of this increasingly pervasive phenomenon. While the original intention behind the drive to quantify may have been to build trust and transparency, Mau shows how metrics have in fact become a form of social conditioning. The ubiquitous language of ranking and scoring has changed profoundly our perception of value and status. What is more, through quantification, our capacity for competition and comparison has expanded significantly - we can now measure ourselves against others in practically every area. The rise of quantification has created and

5. Download this ebook , click button download! Download [PDF] The Metric Society on the Quantification of the Social | By Steffen Mau | *Full Page

Add a comment