Considering the global configuration of the computer security arena, empirical data collection is taking place in various sites in Switzerland, Europe and the US. Computer vulnerability disclosures are complex social processes composed of several steps and are highly sensitive in nature.
During the last decade, several procedures have been put into place to legally protect the security researcher, limit the impact on the reputation of the vendors who are asked to patch their products and expedite the process to swiftly secure the compromised systems.
Part 1: Understanding and managing information systems. Notable here is the specificity of DAndrade's account of willing and the extent to which it is markedly dif- ferent from previous debates over the relative freedom and determinacy of human action. Simply put, both aims and wishes are varieties of desire. Oxford: Oxford University Press, It is also, I should note, apparent in Eduardo Viveiros de Castro's multinaturalism discussed in detail in chapter 2.
This talk will focus on a few of these procedures and the ethical debates they raised, as well as a couple of vulnerabilities crises as case studies in order to present the researchers' provisional thoughts on the socio-cultural and technical constructions of computer in securities. He recently started a new project exploring the making of computer in security funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation Digital Lives. He has been researching on community-based tourism in Peru as well as on activism, art and migration. Home Communications Events Windows of Exposure: toward an anthropology of computer in security.
Course description. Objectives and competences Although a long standing object of anthropological inquiry, humor and laughter have recently attracted significant attention of anthropologists. Prerequisites None required.
Humor and politics: Humor and public sphere; Humor as political weapon? Discursive and social conditions of political relevance of humor; Humor and forms of social organization humor in totalitarian and in neoliberal societies. Unstable relationships: Humor and seriousness; Reality and farce; Intimacy and distance, identification and resistance.
Humor, social change and political subjectivity: Humor and moral economy: involvement, self-reflection; Humor as form of labor; Humor, cynicism and social action. Readings Anderson, Paul. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute N. Apte, Madhev.
Toward an Anthropology of the Will is the first book that systematically explores volition from an ethnographically informed anthropological point of view. Keith M. Murphy is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University of California, Irvine. C. Jason Throop is Assistant. Toward an Anthropology of the Will is the first book that systematically explores volition from an ethnographically informed anthropological point of view.
Humor and Laughter: An Anthropological Approach. Boyer Dominic and Alexei Yurchak.
Cultural Anthropology 25 2 : — Douglas, Mary. Man 3: — Fernandez, James and Mary Taylor Huber. Chicago: The Chicago University Press.
Gal, Susan. Laughter out of Place Second edition. Berkeley: University of California Press. Haugerud, Angelique.