Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. -320) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction : identity in the age of the Internet The seductions of the interface. A tale of two aesthetics ; The triumph of tinkering Of dreams and beasts. Making a pass at a robot ; Taking things at interface value ; The quality of emergence ; Artificial life as the new frontier On the Internet. Aspects of the self ; TinySex and gender trouble ; Virtuality and its discontents ; Identity crisis.