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Improper names : collective pseudonyms from the Luddites to Anonymous / Marco Deseriis.

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Subject: Anonymous writings.
Anonyms and pseudonyms.
Authorship.
Group identity.
Identity (Philosophical concept)
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9781452945064
  • ISBN: 1452945063
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis ; University of Minnesota Press, [2015]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Ned Ludd, the machine breaker -- Allen Smithee, the anti-auteur -- Monty Cantsin, the open pop star -- Luther Blissett, the mythmaker -- Anonymous, the transducer.
Summary, etc.: This title features fascinating case studies of how collectives and affinity groups have changed the history of the labour movement, the film industry, art, activism, and hacking by simply sharing a name.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.

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