Reflection on Carr Reading
Reflection Questions Written Assignment
Question Set #4 (4 points)
Posted Saturday, March 14, 2015
Due Thursday, March 19, 2015 at the start of Lecture
You are required to answer each question in no more than 500 words, which is 2 double-spaced typed pages in which the type font is 12 point and the margins are 2.54
The following Questions to answer
2) In The Degeneration Effect Carr argues that we are becoming victims of “automation complacency” and “automation bias”, that we are losing the benefits of the
“generation effect” and that automation is replacing automaticity and interfering with our developing automatization.
Please explain his argument and discuss how your own experience speaks to these issues?
Do you agree/disagree with Carr?
Make sure to address what he says as you talk about your own experience.
Carr, N. The glass cage : automation and us. W.W. Norton & Company, 2014.
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