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The Resource Weapons of math destruction : how big data increases inequality and threatens democracy, Cathy O'Neil

Weapons of math destruction : how big data increases inequality and threatens democracy, Cathy O'Neil

Label
Weapons of math destruction : how big data increases inequality and threatens democracy
Title
Weapons of math destruction
Title remainder
how big data increases inequality and threatens democracy
Statement of responsibility
Cathy O'Neil
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A former Wall Street quantitative analyst sounds an alarm on mathematical modeling, a pervasive new force in society that threatens to undermine democracy and widen inequality, "--NoveList
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Neil, Cathy
Dewey number
005.7
Index
index present
LC call number
QA76.9.B45
LC item number
O64 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Big data
  • Big data
  • Social indicators
  • Democracy
  • United States
Label
Weapons of math destruction : how big data increases inequality and threatens democracy, Cathy O'Neil
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-252) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bomb parts: what is a model? -- Shell shocked: my journey of disillusionment -- Arms race: going to college -- Propaganda machine: online advertising -- Civilian casualties: justice in the age of big data -- Ineligible to serve: getting a job -- Sweating bullets: on the job -- Collateral damage: landing credit -- No safe zone: getting insurance -- The targeted citizen: civic life
Control code
1673508
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 259 pages
Isbn
9780553418835
Lccn
2016003900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1673508
  • (Sirsi) 1673508
  • (OCoLC)932385614
Label
Weapons of math destruction : how big data increases inequality and threatens democracy, Cathy O'Neil
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-252) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bomb parts: what is a model? -- Shell shocked: my journey of disillusionment -- Arms race: going to college -- Propaganda machine: online advertising -- Civilian casualties: justice in the age of big data -- Ineligible to serve: getting a job -- Sweating bullets: on the job -- Collateral damage: landing credit -- No safe zone: getting insurance -- The targeted citizen: civic life
Control code
1673508
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 259 pages
Isbn
9780553418835
Lccn
2016003900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1673508
  • (Sirsi) 1673508
  • (OCoLC)932385614

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