Sherry Turkle on Computers and the Human Spirit

December 6, 2009

Sherry Turkle is the author of the classic "The Second Self: Computers and the Human Spirit" and she's the founder and Director of the MIT Initiative on Technology and Self. She talks with Jim Fleming about the ways in which we are already developing relationships with personal robotic devices from cellphones and iPods to toys like the Furby and My Real Baby.