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We compile here is a list of books on technology, culture, and politics.

Obsessively compiled list of books by Miah is on Goodreads.

Noisebridge library can be found here: LibraryThing
(at least, 1/3 of the books are listed here)

And here is some more about the Noisebridge Library.

Technology and Culture[edit]

Abbate, Janet. 1999. Inventing the Internet. Cambridge Mass: MIT Press.

Benkler, Yochai. 2011. The Penguin and the Leviathan: How Cooperation Triumphs over Self-Interest. Random House Digital, Inc.

Beyer, Kurt. 2009. Grace Hopper and the Invention of the Information Age. Cambridge Mass.: MIT Press.

Coleman, Gabriella. 2012. Coding Freedom: The Ethics and Aesthetics of Hacking. Princeton University Press.

Ellul, Jacques. 1964. The Technological Society. Jonathan Cape.

Galloway, Alexander R. 2004. Protocol: How Control Exists After Decentralization. MIT Press.

Kelty, Christopher. 2008. Two Bits : the Cultural Significance of Free Software. Durham: Duke University Press.

Levy, Steven. 2001. Crypto: How the Code Rebels Beat the Government--Saving Privacy in the Digital Age. Penguin.

Montfort, Nick, and Ian Bogost. 2009. Racing the Beam: The Atari Video Computer System. MIT Press.

Pasquinelli, Matteo. 2008. Animal Spirits: a Bestiary of the Commons. NAi Publishers.

Reagle, Joseph. 2010. Good Faith Collaboration : the Culture of Wikipedia. Cambridge Mass.: MIT Press.

Salus, Peter. 1994. A Quarter Century of UNIX. Reading Mass.: Addison-Wesley Pub. Co.

Thomas, Douglas. 2002. Hacker Culture. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.

Turner, Fred. 2006. From Counterculture to Cyberculture : Stewart Brand, the Whole Earth Network, and the Rise of Digital Utopianism. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Weber, Steve. 2004. The Success of Open Source. Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press.


Bakunin, Mikhail Alexandrovich. 2009. God and the State. Cosimo, Inc.

Bey, Hakim. 2003. T.A.Z. Autonomedia.

Berkman, Alexander. 2011. Life of an Anarchist: The Alexander Berkman Reader. Seven Stories Press.

Bookchin, Murray. 2007. Social Ecology and Communalism. AK Press.

Pateman, Barry. 2010. Chomsky on Anarchism. AK Press.

Guérin, Daniel. 1970. Anarchism; from Theory to Practice. Monthly Review Press.

———. 2005. No Gods, No Masters. AK Press.

Graeber, David. 2009. Direct Action: An Ethnography. AK Press.

Illich, Ivan. 1983. Deschooling Society. Harper & Row.

Kropotkin, Petr Alekseevich. 1910. Mutual Aid: A Factor of Evolution. William Heinemann.

Lafargue, Paul. 1907. The Right to Be Lazy: And Other Studies. C. H. Kerr & company.

Magón, Ricardo Flores, and Charles Bufe. 2005. Dreams of Freedom: A Ricardo Flores Magón Reader. AK Press.

M, P. 2011. Bolo’Bolo. Autonomedia.

Proudhon, Pierre-Joseph. 2011. Property Is Theft!: A Pierre-Joseph Proudhon Reader. AK Press.