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Kevin F. Steinmetz - Hacked - 9781479866106 - V9781479866106
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Hacked

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Description for Hacked Hardcover. Series: Alternative Criminology. Num Pages: 288 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JHB; JKV; UBJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 21. Weight in Grams: 583.

Inside the life of a hacker and cybercrime culture.
Public discourse, from pop culture to political rhetoric, portrays hackers as deceptive, digital villains. But what do we actually know about them?
In Hacked, Kevin F. Steinmetz explores what it means to be a hacker and the nuances of hacker culture. Through extensive interviews with hackers, observations of hacker communities, and analyses of hacker cultural products, Steinmetz demystifies the figure of the hacker and situates the practice of hacking within the larger political and economic structures of capitalism, crime, and control.This captivating book challenges many of the ... Read more

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Product Details

Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
New York University Press United States
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
Series
Alternative Criminology
Number of Pages
288
Place of Publication
New York, United States
ISBN
9781479866106
SKU
V9781479866106
Shipping Time
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Ref
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About Kevin F. Steinmetz
Kevin F. Steinmetz is Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work at Kansas State University.

Reviews for Hacked
Ultimately,Hackedwill hack open the true hacker spirit, and will compel its readers to widen, unshape and reshape their structural understandings of hacking and Internet crime in contemporary times.
International Journal of Law and Information
Steinmetz provides a provocative approach to understanding hacking, hackers, and the place of hackers within the larger U.S. economy through this framework, and he ... Read more

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