Chapter 23. New Global Technologies of Power: Cybernetic Capitalism and Social Inequality

  1. Mary Romero and
  2. Eric Margolis
  1. Stephen Pfohl

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996973.ch24

The Blackwell Companion to Social Inequalities

The Blackwell Companion to Social Inequalities

How to Cite

Pfohl, S. (2005) New Global Technologies of Power: Cybernetic Capitalism and Social Inequality, in The Blackwell Companion to Social Inequalities (eds M. Romero and E. Margolis), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996973.ch24

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631231547

Online ISBN: 9780470996973

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Keywords:

  • global technologies;
  • cybernetic capitalism;
  • social inequality;
  • cybernetic technologies;
  • ultramodern capital

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Techno-cultures within Nature

  • Cybernetic Technologies and Ultramodern Capital

  • Global Inequality in the Information Age

  • Power Secured, Access Denied

  • Technological Disconnections, Haunted Modernity

  • Network Feedback, Amplified Inequality

  • Power-reflexive Attunement: Countering Technological Domination