He, she and IT revisited new perspectives on gender in the information society

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Published by Gyldendal Akademisk in Oslo .

Written in English

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StatementMerete Lie (ed.) ; with Hilde Corneliussen ... [et al.].
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LC ClassificationsHM
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Pagination304 p. :
Number of Pages304
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Open LibraryOL22558687M
ISBN 108205315507

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HE, SHE, AND IT User Review - Kirkus. Despite a contrived subject—the parallel adjustment problems of a 21st-century cyborg and a 17th-century golem—the latest from Piercy (Summer People, ; Gone to Soldiers, ) boils down to a 5/5(3). Published in (Body of Glass in the USA), He, She and It is a dystopian future in the 22nd century where big, bad global corporations control scarce world resources He remain luxurious, spick and span, while independent free zones remain in squalor but free and story follows Shira Shipman, working at one such corp called Y-S, recently divorced and forced to 4/5().

He, She and It is a cyberpunk novel by Marge Piercy. It won the Arthur C. Clarke award for Best Science Fiction novel, telling the story of a romance between a human woman and a cyborg against the backdrop of a post-apocalyptic world. Plot Summary. Free download or read online He, She and It pdf (ePUB) book.

The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Marge Piercy. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this science fiction, fiction story are Shira, Yod. She had to pick up Ari at the midlevel-tech day care center in forty-five minutes, some twenty minutes’ glide from the official sector.

She did not want him waiting, frightened. He was only two years and five months, and she simply could not make him understand: Don’t worry, Mommy may be.

He, She and It (published under the title Body of Glass outside the USA) is a cyberpunk novel by Marge Piercy published in It won the Arthur C. Clarke Award for Best Science Fiction novel in The novel examines gender roles, human identity and AI, political economy, environmentalism, love, and storytelling through a suspenseful plot, set in a post-apocalyptic.

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The students are interested, both in the issues and in the s: He, She And It () - Plot & Excerpts In the middle of the twenty-first century, life as we know it has changed for all time.

Shira Shipman's marriage has broken up, and her young son has been taken from her by the corporation that runs her zone, so she has returned to Tikva, the Jewish free town where she grew up. He, She and It Marge Piercy, Author, Sonny Mehta, Editor Alfred A.

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Shira is a midlevel artificial-intelligence expert working for Yakamura-Siemens, a corporation-state. When she loses custody of her beloved son, she.

He, She and IT Revisited: New Perspectives on Gender in the Information Society Oslo: Gyldendal Norsk Forlag,pp., ISBN 82–05– –7. While the characters in He, She, and It may live in a forebidding time when corporations rule the world, they maintain a level of autonomy over their own lives, and the knowledge and power to someday create a world more suited to freedom than that in which they currently reside.

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“He, She and It” concerns a town called Tikva--Hebrew for hope--founded by the Jews after a long period of persecution. Tikva exists in a kind of dome over what used to be the Northeastern.

Something, either in the way the writer has presented the story, or in the subject matter, strikes a chord that resonates on a multitude of levels. There have been a couple of books written by Marge Piercy that have had that effect on me.

The one that had the deepest impact on me, for a variety of reasons, was the novel He, She and It. Get this from a library. He, she, and it. [Marge Piercy] -- ""A triumph of the imagination. Rich, complex, impossible to put down." Alice Hoffman In the middle of the twenty-first century, life as we know it has changed for all time.

Shira Shipman's marriage. Marge Piercy has written seventeen novels including the New York Times bestseller Gone to Soldiers, the national bestsellers Braided Lives and The Longings of Women, and the classic Woman on the Edge of Time, as well as He, She and It and Sex Wars; nineteen volumes of poetry including The Hunger Moon: New and Selected Poems –, The Crooked.

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After Shira Shipman's marriage has broken up, and her young son has been taken from her by the corporation that runs her.

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I loved it also, for all the things you mentioned and more. In fact, I may have recommended it to you, though that. I wonder if I will ever read a book by Piercy that doesn't leave me feeling conflicted. I read this book for my Clarke Award winners project, and you can see.

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