Present Shock

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101608242
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Yet this "now" is an elusive goal that we can never quite reach. And the dissonance between our digital selves and our analog bodies has thrown us into a new state of anxiety: present shock.

Present Shock

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Current
ISBN: 9781617230103
Size: 13.73 MB
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Back in the 1970s, futurism was all the rage. But looking forward is becoming a thing of the past. According to Douglas Rushkoff, presentism is the new ethos of a society that's always on, in real time, updating live.

Present Shock

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Viking
ISBN: 9781591844761
Size: 76.20 MB
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The award-winning author of Life, Inc. examines the pros and cons of today's digitally driven, real-time world, explaining how to safeguard against the vulnerabilities of instant-experience media while maximizing its benefits.

Throwing Rocks At The Google Bus

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241970202
Size: 26.32 MB
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In The Growth Trap, Douglas Rushkoff identifies this crucial economic turning point and calls on everyone to remake the economic operating system from the inside out - to redistribute wealth and prosper along the way.

Aleister Adolf

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Dark Horse Originals
ISBN: 9781506701042
Size: 42.74 MB
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In a story spanning generations and featuring some of the most notable and notorious idealists of the 20th century, legendary occultist Aleister Crowley develops a powerful and dangerous new weapon to defend the world against Adolf Hitler's ...

The Happiness Industry

Author: William Davies
Publisher: Verso Books
ISBN: 1781688478
Size: 69.39 MB
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The recent DSM-5, the manual of all diagnosable mental illnesses, for the first time included shyness and grief as treatable diseases. Happiness has become the biggest idea of our age, a new religion dedicated to well-being.

The Naked Future

Author: Patrick Tucker
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101599464
Size: 69.82 MB
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The naked future is upon us, and the implications are staggering. Patrick Tucker draws on fascinating stories from health care to urban planning to online dating.

Life Inc

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446467783
Size: 70.54 MB
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Douglas Rushkoff was mugged outside his apartment on Christmas Eve, but when he posted a friendly warning on his community website, the responses castigated him for potentially harming the local real-estate market.

Inventing The Future

Author: Nick SRNICEK
Publisher: Verso
ISBN: 9781784786229
Size: 25.34 MB
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Against the confused understanding of our high-tech world by both the right and the left, this book claims that the emancipatory and future-oriented possibilities of our society can be reclaimed.