The Happiness Effect

Author: Donna Freitas
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190239859
Size: 29.40 MB
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Have smartphones and social media created a generation of self-obsessed egomaniacs? Absolutely not, Donna Freitas argues in this provocative book.

The Happiness Effect

Author: Donna Freitas
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190239867
Size: 25.39 MB
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Have smartphones and social media created a generation of self-obsessed egomaniacs? Absolutely not, Donna Freitas argues in this provocative book.

The Cyber Effect

Author: Mary Aiken
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1473610249
Size: 60.18 MB
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In this, her first book, Aiken has created a starting point for all future conversations about how the Internet is shaping our perception of the world, development and behaviour, societal norms and values, children, safety and security.

Move Fast And Break Things

Author: Jonathan Taplin
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0316275743
Size: 58.36 MB
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Move Fast and Break Things tells the story of how a small group of libertarian entrepreneurs began in the 1990s to hijack the original decentralized vision of the Internet, in the process creating three monopoly firms-Facebook, Amazon and ...

Robot Futures

Author: Illah Reza Nourbakhsh
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262018624
Size: 12.53 MB
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In Robot Futures, the roboticist Illah Reza Nourbakhshconsiders how we will share our world with these creatures, and how our society could change as itincorporates a race of stronger, smarter beings.

The Psychology Of The Internet

Author: Patricia Wallace
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521797092
Size: 25.91 MB
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Delves into the psychological aspects of the virtual world to understand why humans often behave differently in cyberspace.

Where Stuff Comes From

Author: Harvey Molotch
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135946345
Size: 34.95 MB
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We see the way goods link into ordinary life as well as vast systems of consumption, economic and political operation. The book is a meditation into the meaning of the stuff in our lives and what that stuff says about us.

The Plenitude

Author: Rich Gold
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262072890
Size: 39.41 MB
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" And in this book -- at once cartoon treatise, autobiographical reflection, and practical essay in moral philosophy -- he tells us how to understand and live with it.

A Dangerous Master

Author: Wendell Wallach
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 0465040535
Size: 48.58 MB
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In A Dangerous Master, ethicist Wendell Wallach tackles such difficult questions with hard-earned authority, imploring both producers and consumers to face the moral ambiguities arising from our rapid technological growth.