Author: Mareile Kaufmann

Mareile Kaufmann is a senior researcher at PRIO and a post doc at the Department of Criminology and Sociology of Law, UiO, where she researches how digital technologies influence our understanding of crime and security. She has recently co-authored the article “Politics and the digital – from singularity to specificity” which appeared in the European Journal of Social Theory.

After Man? From Singularity to Specificity

When we discuss artificial intelligence, the digital technology that makes it happen, and singularity – the idea that both of them will exponentially take over the progression of society – we refer to them in singular. This is not a coincidence. Both, science and fiction have portrayed AI as a particular form of reason, digital… Read more »