Author: Maggie Jackson
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Argues that advanced technology, multitasking, and the reliance on the Internet for information and social contacts has eroded the ability of people to focus on important priorities and connect with others on a personal level.


Author: Maggie Jackson
Publisher: Prometheus Books
ISBN: 1615920005
Size: 27.44 MB
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This is an important book...a harrowing documentation of our modern world's descent into fragmentation, self alienation, and emptiness-brought on, to a large extent, by communication technologies that distract us, dislocate us, and destroy ...


Author: Maggie Jackson
ISBN: 9781591027485
Size: 41.56 MB
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In Distracted, journalist Maggie Jackson ponders our increasingly cyber-centric world and fears we're entering a dark age of interruption that will render us unable to think critically, work creatively or cultivate meaningful relationships.

The Distraction Addiction

Author: Alex Soojung-Kim Pang
ISBN: 9780316249003
Size: 71.31 MB
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Whether it's breathing while Facebook refreshes, or finding creative ways to take a few hours away from the digital crush, this book is about the ways to tune in without tuning out.

Maggie S Ireland

Author: Maggie Jackson
Publisher: Wyrick
ISBN: 1893762181
Size: 25.87 MB
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This splendid collection of designer handknits features photographs shot in beautiful Northern Ireland.

The Overflowing Brain

Author: Torkel Klingberg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0195372883
Size: 72.56 MB
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In The Overflowing Brain, cognitive scientist Torkel Klingberg takes us on a journey into the limits and possibilities of the brain.

Brand New China

Author: Jing Wang
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674047087
Size: 45.89 MB
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'Brand New China' offers a detailed, penetrating and up-to-date portrayal of branding and advertising in contemporary China.

Homosexuality And The Politics Of Truth

Author: Jeffrey Satinover
Publisher: Baker Books
ISBN: 1441212930
Size: 15.21 MB
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A Christian psychiatrist examines the latest research, refuting the alleged genetic basis for homosexuality and assessing the social power homosexuals have gained.

Net Smart

Author: Howard Rheingold
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262300729
Size: 22.91 MB
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In Net Smart, cyberculture expert Howard Rheingold shows us how to use social media intelligently, humanely, and, above all, mindfully.

The Big Sort

Author: Bill Bishop
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547525192
Size: 37.36 MB
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How this came to be, and its dire implications for our country, is the subject of this ground-breaking work. In The Big Sort, Bishop has taken his analysis to a new level.