Signed Copies from David G. Robinson

DAVID G. ROBINSON is a visiting scholar at the Social Science Matrix at the University of California, Berkeley, and a member of the faculty at Apple University. From 2018 to 2021, he wrote his first book, Voices in the Code, as a Visiting Scientist at Cornell’s AI Policy and Practice Project. As a resident of Noe Valley, David has kindly offered to come by the shop and sign copies of his book upon request. Order your copy here today and put any personalization requests in the order comments.

Voices in the Code: A Story about People, Their Values, and the Algorithm They Made By David G. Robinson Cover Image
ISBN: 9780871547774
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Russell Sage Foundation - September 8th, 2022

Algorithms–rules written into software–shape key moments in our lives: from who gets hired or admitted to a top public school, to who should go to jail or receive scarce public benefits. Today, high stakes software is rarely open to scrutiny, but its code navigates moral questions: Which of a person’s traits are fair to consider as part of a job application?