Briefly describe the major points highlighted in the lectures related to the following reading
Q1: Briefly describe the major points highlighted in the lectures related to the following readings:
Brynjolfsson, E., & McAfee, A. (2014). The second machine age: Work, progress, and prosperity in a time of brilliant technologies. WW Norton & Company. Chapters 1-2
McAfee, A., & Brynjolfsson, E. (2017). Machine, platform, crowd: Harnessing our digital future. WW Norton & Company. Chapter 1
Zuboff, S. (1988). In the age of the smart machine. Chapters 1-4
Cook, S. D. (2006). Technological revolutions and the Gutenberg myth. Internet Dreams: Archetypes, Myths, and Metaphors, 67-82.
Eisenstein, E. L. (1980). The printing press as an agent of change (Vol. 1). Cambridge University Press. Chapter 2: pp. 43-159
Then describe the major political and economic challenges facing a post-industrial society where these innovations are commonplace and not exception to the rule.