Present Shock

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Current
ISBN: 9781617230103
Size: 10.66 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 2523
Download Read Online
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: 58.87 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 6716
Download Read Online
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.

Present Shock

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101608242
Size: 64.29 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 5155
Download Read Online
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.

Program Or Be Programmed

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: OR Books
ISBN: 1935928155
Size: 11.52 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 7275
Download Read Online
This is a friendly little book with a big and actionable message.

Throwing Rocks At The Google Bus

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241970202
Size: 47.74 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 1892
Download Read Online
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: 12.52 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 5862
Download Read Online
Media theorist and documentarian Douglas Rushkoff weaves a mind-bending tale of iconography and mysticism against the backdrop of a battle-torn Europe.

Life Inc

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446467783
Size: 60.32 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 6689
Download Read Online
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.

Cyberia

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Harper San Francisco
ISBN:
Size: 44.32 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 7247
Download Read Online
From mathematicians to self-taught punks, these are the minds behind innovations and ideas we now take for granted and those we can as yet barely imagine.

Racial Beachhead

Author: Carol Lynn McKibben
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 0804778442
Size: 66.27 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 655
Download Read Online
Alongside it, the city of Seaside took form. Racial Beachhead offers the story of this city, shaped over the decades by military policies of racial integration in the context of the ideals of the American civil rights movement.

The Happiness Industry

Author: William Davies
Publisher: Verso Books
ISBN: 1781688478
Size: 75.25 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 3890
Download Read Online
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.