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© 2013

Calculating the Human

Universal Calculability in the Age of Quality Assurance

Book

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Luigi Doria
    Pages 1-13
  3. Luigi Doria
    Pages 99-151
  4. Luigi Doria
    Pages 152-173
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 174-210

About this book

Introduction

Why does contemporary calculation develop as calculation of the quality of everything? How should we consider calculation of quality and the relationship between calculation and enhancement of life? These and related questions are addressed through phenomenological investigation and a critical analysis of the social science debate.

Keywords

Calculation cement critical analysis Enhancement phenomenology quality quality assurance science social science

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.CNRS at Centre Maurice Halbwachs (CNRS - EHESS - ENS)ParisFrance

About the authors

Luigi Doria is a Contractual Researcher of CNRS at Centre Maurice Halbwachs (CNRS-EHESS-ENS), Paris, France. His current research interests are mainly in the fields of economic sociology and philosophy. His previous publications include Money and Calculation (edited with Massimo Amato and Luca Fantacci).

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