Prof. Dr. Ing. Carsten Busch, University of Arts Berlin, Institute of Electronic Business
media theory, computer sociology, human-machine relationship, human behavior towards computer, artificial intelligence
In the lecture "Media Theory" the works of authors like Kittler, McLuhan, Flusser, Negroponte, Virilio, Turkle, Shannon etc. were discussed.
The below term paper "Artificial Intelligence" is based on Sherry Turkle´s book "Life on the Screen", published in 1995. The paper shows Turkle´s sociological study over a period of more than 30 years about the human´s attitude towards the "intelligence" of computers.
Presentation (400 kB, Pdf)
Lecture notes (750 kB, Pdf)