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Famous sci-fi writer Wiilam Gibson's last book was called "Pattern
Recognition" -- all about corporations with powerful marketing
techniques in a modern consumer culture, so to see this on his blog...
> Pattern Recognition isn't "about a future", of course, and the present
> reality, judging by this piece, is one in which corporations have
> become so powerful that they can *recruit unpaid volunteers* to
> infiltrate your life and talk up products -- a twist I evidently
> wasn't quite paranoid enough to imagine.
On Dec 6, 2004, at 8:28 PM, Emanuel Rosen wrote:
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> Yes, an excellent article that raises both ethical and research issues
> associated with the use of SNA in marketing.
>> Sunday NY Times Magazine...
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