Utopia Is Creepy And Other Provocations

Author: Nicholas Carr
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393254550
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Drawing on artists ranging from Walt Whitman to the Clash, while weaving in the latest findings from science and sociology, Utopia Is Creepy compels us to question the technological momentum that has trapped us in its flow. “Resistance is ...

Utopia Is Creepy

Author: Nicholas Carr
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393354744
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A freewheeling, sharp-shooting indictment of a tech-besotted culture.

Utopia Is Creepy

Author: Nicholas Carr
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ISBN: 9780393254549
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A forward-looking new essay rounds out the collection. With searching assessments of topics from the future of work and play to free choice and the fate of reading, Carr once again challenges us to see our world anew.

The Glass Cage How Our Computers Are Changing Us

Author: Nicholas Carr
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393246353
Size: 66.15 MB
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With a characteristic blend of history and philosophy, poetry and science, Carr takes us on a journey from the work and early theory of Adam Smith and Alfred North Whitehead to the latest research into human attention, memory, and happiness ...

The Big Switch Rewiring The World From Edison To Google

Author: Nicholas Carr
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393067873
Size: 47.75 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: 64.27 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 Song Poet

Author: Kao Kalia Yang
Publisher: Metropolitan Books
ISBN: 1627794956
Size: 72.20 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 ...

The Shallows

Author: Nicholas Carr
Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd
ISBN: 1848878834
Size: 50.65 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: Crown
ISBN: 0553418823
Size: 62.51 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) ...

An Introduction To Karl Marx

Author: Jon Elster
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521338318
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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 ...