Kairic Rhythmicity in the Turing-Galaxy

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    Abstract

    This paper explores problems of time and timing in different spaces with refer-ence to two case studies from the epoch of the Turing-Galaxy. Case study 1 is on networked learning communities and case study 2 is an e-learning project in a small multimedia firm in Denmark. Basic assumptions are that time has be-come one of our major problems, almost an obstacle rather than a rich source of life, in the epoch of the Turing-galaxy or in the network society, and it is ar-gued, that we have to deal with time in a new way different from during the industrial epoch. In order to discuss these assumptions the matrix of Time and Space Manifold suggested by Rämö (Rämö 1999) and the concept of "rhythmicity" as elaborated by Adam (Adam 1990, 1998) are introduced and dis-cussed in relation to the case studies.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationSpacing and Timing : Rethinking Globalization and Standarization
    Publication date2001
    Publication statusPublished - 2001
    EventSpacing and Timing: Rethinking Globalization and Standardization - Palermo, Italy
    Duration: 1 Nov 20013 Nov 2001

    Conference

    ConferenceSpacing and Timing: Rethinking Globalization and Standardization
    Country/TerritoryItaly
    CityPalermo
    Period01/11/200103/11/2001

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