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The varieties of reality


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Holmes, WN (2010) The varieties of reality. Computer, 43 (1). 96, 94-95. ISSN 0018-9162

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This essay examines the implications of the use of digital technology on subjective reality, both perceptual and conceptual, and on objective reality, both physical and social; argues that digital technology is being used to degrade proper forms of reality, in particular in respect to anthropogenic climate change; and suggests that the same technology could be used to promote better realities.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: augmented reality, social implications, subjective reality, perceptual reality, conceptual reality, objective reality, physical reality, social reality, climate change, digital technology
Journal or Publication Title: Computer
Page Range: 96, 94-95
ISSN: 0018-9162
Identification Number - DOI: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2010.25
Date Deposited: 14 Jan 2010 00:24
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 04:08
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