The Economic Singularity

Author: Calum Chace
Publisher: Three CS
ISBN: 9780993211645
Size: 66.37 MB
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It is our most powerful technology, and you need to understand it. This new book from best-selling AI writer Calum Chace argues that within a few decades, most humans will not be able to work for money.

Raw Deal

Author: Steven Hill
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466882727
Size: 20.21 MB
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In Raw Deal, Steven Hill proposes pragmatic policy solutions to transform the US economy and its safety net and social contract, launching a new kind of deal to restore power back into the hands of American workers.

The Speculative Turn

Author: Levi Bryant
ISBN: 0980668344
Size: 63.57 MB
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This is because what appears to humanity as the history of capitalism is an
invasion from the future by an artificial intelligent space that must assemble itself
entirely from its enemy's resources.6 It is this singularized deliverance of the
human ... Thus through a politico-economic reappropriation of Freud's theory of
the death-drive, Nick Land identifies capital as a planetary singularity toward utter
dissipation whose dynamism becomes more complicated as it circuitously verges
upon zero.

A New Social Question

Author: Casey Harison
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443886319
Size: 65.13 MB
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If the singularity brings intelligent robots that can do the tedious work, many more
people may choose to volunteer their time on projects such as Wikipedia and
Linux or spend it on producing books or music or art to be distributed free on the
Internet. They may even agree to turn much of the economic planning over to a
super-intelligent artificial intelligence “Nanny” should such become available.
The distinction between “capitalism” and “socialism” is much less clear today
than it was ...