Weapons of math destruction : how big data increases inequality and threatens democracy /

We live in the age of the algorithm. Increasingly, the decisions that affect our lives -- where we go to school, whether we get a car loan, how much we pay for health insurance -- are being made not by humans, but by mathematical models. In theory, this should lead to greater fairness: Everyone is j...

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Main Author: O'Neil, Cathy, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Crown, [2016]
Edition:First edition.
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Call Number: QA76.9.B45 O64 2016
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