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[email protected] Valley

by J. A. English-Lueck

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County, Calif.),
  • California,
  • Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County)
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- California -- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County),
    • Pluralism (Social sciences) -- California -- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County),
    • Technological innovations -- Social aspects -- California -- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County),
    • Computers -- Social aspects -- California -- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County),
    • Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County, Calif.) -- Civilization -- 20th century,
    • Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County, Calif.) -- Ethnic relations,
    • Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County, Calif.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century,
    • Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County, Calif.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesCultures at Silicon Valley
      StatementJ. A. English-Lueck.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF868.S25 E54 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 201 p. :
      Number of Pages201
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3551799M
      ISBN 100804744289, 0804744297
      ISBN 109780804744287, 9780804744294
      LC Control Number2002001115

        Septem Dr. Jan English-Lueck Publishes a New Edition of [email protected] Anthropology professor Dr. Jan English-Lueck has just published a new edition of her landmark ethnography, entitled [email protected] critic, Gabriela Coleman, describes the book as “simply indispensable for anyone who wants to understand how technology shapes those . Silicon Valley is a region in the southern part of the San Francisco Bay Area in Northern California that serves as a global center for high technology, innovation, venture capital, and social corresponds roughly to the geographical Santa Clara Valley. San Jose is Silicon Valley's largest city, the third-largest in California, and the tenth-largest in the United States; other major Country: United States.

      So I started reading—overviews, basic guides, books on the industry, inside looks. I even learned a little programming, Pascal, C, and C++. Ethnogenesis is the process of creating a new culture, and in [email protected] Valley J. A. English-Lueck, an anthropologist at San Jose State, studies ours. Our dominant institutions, she tells us, are. Silicon Valley is the southern part of the San Francisco Bay Area in California in the United term originally meant the innovators and manufacturers of silicon chip who worked here, but now means all the high tech businesses in the area. Even though it's not truly a .

        Silicon Valley, CA News - Leading the Business and Economic Conversation in Silicon Valley with Daily Local Business News, Resources & more in Silicon Valley, California. Jan English-Lueck. [email protected] Palo Alto, CA() Available at:


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About the Author J. English-Lueck is Professor and Chair, Department of Anthropology, San Jose State University. Silicon Valley, the paramount producer of the information revolution, has become the icon for a lifestyle saturated with digital devices. Most books on the region focus on Silicon Valley’s entrepreneurial reputation, but this book is the result of an anthropological expedition into the everyday lives of people living in, and connected to.

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This is simply the best study of Silicon Valley's many cultures that I know." (Fred Turner Stanford University) "In her newly updated book, Jan English-Lueck takes a deep dive into Silicon Valley, where hackers, engineers, entrepreneurs, temporary workers, educators, janitors, and many more drive the creation of technologies that pervade our lives.5/5(1).

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