Quali sono le premesse per il cambiamento? Quali sono le innovazioni che cambieranno le regole del gioco? Derrik de Kerckhove ci dà delle risposte per aiutarci a capire come avvengono le grandi innovazioni che permettono alle nostre società di evolvere… e tra gli elementi necessari c’è anche il senso del divertimento.
What are the preconditions for change? What are the innovations that will change the rules of the game? Derrik de Kerckhove gives us answers to help us understand how the great innovations, which allow our societies to evolve, occur… among the necessary elements is the sense of fun.
Belgian, a naturalized Canadian, he is considered a leading expert in the world of new media. Scientific director of the digital culture magazine Media Duemila, Scientific Director of the Association TuttiMedia Observatory and Supervisor of the Planetary Collegium T-Node in Trento research. Already full professor at the University of Toronto in Canada and the University Federico II of Naples. After working with Marhsall McLuhan as an assistant and co-author, he was the director of the McLuhan Program in Culture and Technology at the University of Toronto, from 1983 until 2008. de Kerckhove is known for his many academic works which laid the foundations for the modern theory of communication in the digital age. For de Kerckhove, the Internet is similar to a brain that learns and restructures continuosly, the conscience of the world, the common public space that breaks down limits and geographical boundaries.
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