Calculating the Human

Universal Calculability in the Age of Quality Assurance

  • Luigi┬áDoria

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

  • Luigi┬áDoria
    • 1
  1. 1.CNRS at Centre Maurice Halbwachs (CNRS - EHESS - ENS)ParisFrance

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137313485
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-34608-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-31348-5
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