Small Pieces Loosely Joined: A Unified Theory of the Web

By David Weinberger
This text looks at how the web is transforming the concepts on which our society is built. It shows that the medium of the web is not only altering social institutions such as business and government but, more importantly, is transforming bedrock concepts of our culture such as space, time, the public and even reality itself. He introduces us to denizens of this world, among them Zannah, whose online diary turns self-revelation into play; Tim Bray, whose map of the web reveals what's at the heart of the web space; and Danny Yee and Claudiu Popa, part of the breed of web experts we trust despite their lack of qualifications.


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