Utopia Is Creepy And Other Provocations

Author: Nicholas Carr
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393254550
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Utopia Is Creepy compels us to question the technological momentum that has trapped us in its flow. “Resistance is never futile,” argues Carr, and this book delivers the proof.

The Glass Cage

Author: Nicholas Carr
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473511089
Size: 37.38 MB
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In The Glass Cage, Pulitzer Prize nominee and bestselling author Nicholas Carr shows how the most important decisions of our lives are now being made by machines and the radical effect this is having on our ability to learn and solve ...

The Big Switch Rewiring The World From Edison To Google

Author: Nicholas Carr
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393067873
Size: 12.90 MB
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In a new chapter for this edition that brings the story up-to-date, Nicholas Carr revisits the dramatic new world being conjured from the circuits of the “World Wide Computer.”

Does It Matter

Author: Nicholas G. Carr
Publisher: Harvard Business Press
ISBN: 1422129527
Size: 20.35 MB
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An acclaimed business writer and thinker, Nicholas G. Carr is a former executive editor of the Harvard Business Review.

The Shallows

Author: Nicholas Carr
Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd
ISBN: 1848878834
Size: 43.79 MB
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Rather it is a revelatory reminder of how far the Internet has become enmeshed in our daily existence and is affecting the way we think. This landmark book compels us all to look anew at our dependence on this all-pervasive technology.

Weapons Of Math Destruction

Author: Cathy O'Neil
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 0553418823
Size: 39.69 MB
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This important book empowers us to ask the tough questions, uncover the truth, and demand change. — Longlist for National Book Award (Non-Fiction) — Goodreads, semi-finalist for the 2016 Goodreads Choice Awards (Science and Technology) ...

The Joy Of Missing Out

Author: Christina Crook
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 1550925725
Size: 42.20 MB
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This book is a must-read for anyone wishing to rediscover quietness of mind and seeking a sense of peace amidst the cacophony of the modern world.

An Introduction To Karl Marx

Author: Jon Elster
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521338318
Size: 72.95 MB
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Jon Elster surveys in turn each of the main themes of marxist thought: methodology, alienation, economics, exploitation, historical materialism, classes, politics, and ideology; in a final chapter he assesses 'what is living and what is ...

Rise Of The Machines A Cybernetic History

Author: Thomas Rid
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393286010
Size: 70.83 MB
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As lives offline and online merge even more, it’s easy to forget how we got here. Rise of the Machines reclaims the spectacular story of cybernetics, a control theory of man and machine.

The Song Poet

Author: Kao Kalia Yang
Publisher: Metropolitan Books
ISBN: 1627794956
Size: 33.53 MB
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From the author of The Latehomecomer, a powerful memoir of her father, a Hmong song poet who sacrificed his gift for his children's future in America In the Hmong tradition, the song poet recounts the story of his people, their history and ...