The Friendly Orange Glow

Author: Brian Dear
Publisher: Pantheon
ISBN: 1101871563
Size: 55.52 MB
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Above all, The Friendly Orange Glow at last reveals new perspectives on the origins of social computing and our internet-infatuated world.

The Friendly Orange Glow

Author: Brian Dear
Publisher: Pantheon
ISBN: 9781101871553
Size: 66.59 MB
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This book is as much the biography of a vision as it is the story of the people behind PLATO.

Failure To Connect

Author: Jane M. Healy
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684865203
Size: 32.27 MB
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Failure to Connect is the first book to link children's technology use to important new findings about stages of child development and brain maturation, which are clearly explained throughout.

Minitel

Author: Julien Mailland
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262036223
Size: 53.69 MB
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With this volume, Julien Mailland and Kevin Driscoll offer the first scholarly book in English on Minitel, examining it as both a technical system and a cultural phenomenon.

Feminism Without Women

Author: Tania Modleski
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 113520098X
Size: 18.69 MB
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In a series of essays scrutinizing feminist and post-structuralists positions, Tania Modleski examines "the myth of postfeminism" and its operation in popular culture, especially popular film and cultural studies. (First published in 1991.)

Shopping Mall

Author: Matthew Newton
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1501314815
Size: 34.17 MB
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Part memoir and part case study, Shopping Mall examines the modern mythology of the mall and shows that, more than a collection of stores, it is a place of curiosity, ritual, and fantasy.

White Magic

Author: Lothar Müller
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0745681832
Size: 18.90 MB
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In this brilliant new book Lothar Müller describes how paper made its way from China through the Arab world to Europe, where it permeated everyday life in a variety of formats from the thirteenth century onwards, and how the paper ...

Brief Histories Of Everyday Objects

Author: Andy Warner
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: 1250137039
Size: 65.71 MB
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This is both a book of histories and a book about histories. It explores how lies become legends, trade routes spring up, and empires rise and fall—all from the perspective of your toothbrush or toilet.

Fair Play

Author: Cyd Zeigler
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 161775465X
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When Cyd Zeigler started writing about LGBT sports issues in 1999, no one wanted to talk about them. Today, this is a central conversation in American society that reverberates throughout the sports world and beyond.