Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



This item has an extended shipping time. The typical delivery time is 2 weeks.

Published: 01 September 2014

272 Pages | Approx 22 black and white illustrations

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199606726

Also Available As:


Bookseller Code (1A)

The Fourth Revolution

How the infosphere is reshaping human reality

Luciano Floridi

  • Considers the influence information and communication technologies (ICTs) are having on our world
  • Describes some of the latest developments in ICTs and their use in a range of fields
  • Argues that ICTs have become environmental forces that create and transform our realities
  • Explores the impact of ICTs in a range of areas, from education and scientific research to social interaction, and even war