The Anarchist in the Library

The Anarchist in the Library

How the Clash Between Freedom and Control Is Hacking the Real World and Crashing the System

By Siva Vaidhyanathan

Basic Books (AZ), Paperback, 9780465089857, 253pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2005


From Napster to Total Information Awareness to flash mobs, the debate over information technology in our lives has revolved around a single question: How closely do we want cyberspace to resemble the real world?