Possibility Spaces: Architecture and the Builders of Information Societies
By: Jonah Bossewitch
Published: 12/10/2008
Uploaded: 12/22/2008
Uploaded by: Jonah Bossewitch
Tags: architecture, benkler, philosophy

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Description/Abstract: To what degree has software architecture begun to resemble material architecture as a leading art? How many metaphors can a field appropriate before it truly becomes part of that field?

This essay analyzes Yochai Benkler's Wealth of Networks form the perspective of theoretical architecture and calls for a serious architecture of cyberspace.