How We Got To Now

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698154509
Size: 55.85 MB
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Accompanied by a major six-part television series on PBS, How We Got to Now is the story of collaborative networks building the modern world, written in the provocative, informative, and engaging style that has earned Johnson fans around ...

How We Got To Now

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 1846148561
Size: 21.69 MB
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In this story of ingenious breakthroughs and unsung heroes, Steven Johnson explores the essential innovations that changed the world and how we live in it. 'A new Steven Johnson book is something not to be missed.

Wonderland

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0399184503
Size: 19.97 MB
Format: PDF
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In Wonderland, Johnson compellingly argues that observers of technological and social trends should be looking for clues in novel amusements. You’ll find the future wherever people are having the most fun.

Where Good Ideas Come From

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101444207
Size: 72.59 MB
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The printing press, the pencil, the flush toilet, the battery--these are all great ideas.

How We Got To Now

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Riverhead Books
ISBN: 9781594633935
Size: 74.75 MB
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This book is a celebration of ideas: how they happen and their sometimes unintended results.

Mind Wide Open

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743258791
Size: 66.14 MB
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The possibility entertained in this book is that you can follow another path, in which learning about the brain's mechanics can widen one's self-awareness as powerfully as any therapy or meditation or drug.

Empire Of Things

Author: Frank Trentmann
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241198402
Size: 10.25 MB
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Astonishingly wide-ranging and richly detailed, Empire of Things explores how we have come to live with so much more, how this changed the course of history, and the global challenges we face as a result.

Future Perfect

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 110159697X
Size: 47.88 MB
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This is a hopeful, affirmative outlook for the future, from one of the most brilliant and inspiring visionaries of contemporary culture.

Everything Bad Is Good For You

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101158012
Size: 49.50 MB
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After reading Everything Bad is Good for You, you will never regard the glow of the video game or television screen the same way again. With a new afterword by the author.