Friday, 23 December 2011

TCS Special Issue on Code - Out Now!

The TCS Special Issue on Codes and Codings in Crisis (TCS 28.6, Nov 2011) is now available.

Edited by Adrian MacKenzie and Theo Vurdubakis, the issue includes their introduction on the themes of signification, performativity and excess in code, and articles by Louise Amoore on data derrivatives and risk, Marc Lenglet on algorithmic trading and financial regulation, Anna Munster on biopolitics, noopolitics and death in digital code, Wendy Hui Kyong Chun on crisis, sovereignty and networks, Lucas D Introna on encoding and plagiarism, Hannah Knox and Penny Harvey on codes of conduct and health and safety in the regulation of a road construction project, and John Cheney-Lippold on algorithmic identity and soft biopolitics.
TCS and B & S are published by SAGE.