Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 030779735X
Size: 71.56 MB
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From the Trade Paperback edition.

Conscientious Objections

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307797317
Size: 79.65 MB
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Writing in the traditions of Orwell and H.L. Mencken, Neil Postman sends shock waves of wit and critical intelligence through the cultural wasteland. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Teaching As A Subversive Activity

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Delta
ISBN: 0307491706
Size: 55.63 MB
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A no-holds-barred assault on outdated teaching methods--with dramatic and practical proposals on how education can be made relevant to today's world. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Amusing Ourselves To Death

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101042625
Size: 51.35 MB
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This is an indictment that Postman has laid down and, so far as I can see, an irrefutable one.” –Jonathan Yardley, The Washington Post Book World

The End Of Education

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307797201
Size: 38.63 MB
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Postman presents useful models with which schools can restore a sense of purpose, tolerance, and a respect for learning.

Technology And The Lifeworld

Author: Don Ihde
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253329004
Size: 51.68 MB
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The book is really a pleasure to read, for its style, immense learning and sanity.Ó ÑTeaching PhilosophyThe role of tools and instruments in our relation to the earth and the ways in which technologies are culturally embedded provide the ...

Crazy Talk Stupid Talk

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Delacorte Pr
ISBN: 9780440015543
Size: 54.76 MB
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A guide to recognizing and correcting or eradicating confused, inappropriate, and inarticulate speech and unreasonable or maliciously intended speech

The End Of Absence

Author: Michael John Harris
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698150589
Size: 19.22 MB
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In this eloquent and thought-provoking book, Michael Harris argues that amid all the changes we're experiencing, the most interesting is the end of absence-the loss of lack.


Author: Maggie Jackson
Size: 18.82 MB
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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.

Human Built World

Author: Thomas P. Hughes
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022612066X
Size: 17.64 MB
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In Human-Built World, thankfully, Thomas Hughes restores to technology the conceptual richness and depth it deserves by chronicling the ideas about technology expressed by influential Western thinkers who not only understood its ...