Technology and Touch

The Biopolitics of Emerging Technologies

  • Anne¬†Cranny-Francis

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Introduction

    1. Anne Cranny-Francis
      Pages 1-8
  3. Touch: An Embodied, Social and Cultural Practice

    1. Anne Cranny-Francis
      Pages 9-36
  4. Technology: Theorizing Human-Technology Interaction

    1. Anne Cranny-Francis
      Pages 37-62
  5. Technologies of Touch

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 63-64
    2. Anne Cranny-Francis
      Pages 65-86
    3. Anne Cranny-Francis
      Pages 87-106
  6. Technologies That We Touch

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 107-108
  7. Technologies That Touch Us

  8. Conclusion

    1. Anne Cranny-Francis
      Pages 195-198
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 199-220

About this book


Technology and Touch addresses the development of a range of new touch technologies, both technologies that we reach out to touch and technologies that touch us, by exploring how we use touch to connect with and understand our world, and ourselves.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Anne¬†Cranny-Francis
    • 1
  1. 1.University of TechnologySydneyAustralia

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