With so much focus on cryptocurrency price action, security and regulatory concerns, and speculative sentiment, it’s easy to forget the philosophical and cultural drivers that brought cryptocurrencies into existence.

It’s also easy to forget that cryptocurrencies are part of larger assemblage that articulates itself across at least three different spheres—monetary, industrial/technological, and cultural/political.

If you are interested in the cultural and political perspectives that brought rise to this phenomenon, here is a compilation of seminal texts that may be of interest to you.

 

 

 


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