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The Age of Surveillance Capitalism

The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power

Shoshana Zuboff

The challenges to humanity posed by the digital future, the first detailed examination of the unprecedented form of power called "surveillance capitalism," and the quest by powerful corporations to predict and control our behavior.In this masterwork of original thinking and research, Shoshana Zuboff provides startling insights into the phenomenon t...
Publish Date
2019
January 15
Goodreads rating
4.08
ISBN
9781610395694
Recommendations
5
Recommendations
Dives into the largest act of capitalist colonisation ever attempted - the colonisation of our minds, our behaviour, our free will, our very selves.      source
Jan 15, 2019
It’s pub date for Shoshana Zuboff’s The Age of Surveillance Capitalism. To call it “an important book” is gross understatement. I suspect that 20 years from now this book will join the likes of The Wealth of Nations on the all-time classics list.      source
Jan 24, 2021
#Books2021 - the Age of Surveillance Capitalism is a gripping read. i am both reading, and listening to the audible version. much recommended      source
Feb 18, 2020
Brave New World? Thanks @shoshanazuboff for that amazing book. It's compulsory reading for those trying to make sense of our world now.      source