Utopia Is Creepy And Other Provocations

Author: Nicholas Carr
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393254550
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Drawing on artists ranging from Walt Whitman to the Clash, while weaving in the latest findings from science and sociology, Utopia Is Creepy compels us to question the technological momentum that has trapped us in its flow. “Resistance is ...

Utopia Is Creepy

Author: Nicholas Carr
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393354744
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A freewheeling, sharp-shooting indictment of a tech-besotted culture.

Utopia Is Creepy

Author: Nicholas Carr
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ISBN: 9780393254549
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A forward-looking new essay rounds out the collection. With searching assessments of topics from the future of work and play to free choice and the fate of reading, Carr once again challenges us to see our world anew.

The Glass Cage How Our Computers Are Changing Us

Author: Nicholas Carr
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393246353
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With a characteristic blend of history and philosophy, poetry and science, Carr takes us on a journey from the work and early theory of Adam Smith and Alfred North Whitehead to the latest research into human attention, memory, and happiness ...

The Big Switch Rewiring The World From Edison To Google

Author: Nicholas Carr
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393067873
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In a new chapter for this edition that brings the story up-to-date, Nicholas Carr revisits the dramatic new world being conjured from the circuits of the “World Wide Computer.”

Does It Matter

Author: Nicholas G. Carr
Publisher: Harvard Business Press
ISBN: 1422129527
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An acclaimed business writer and thinker, Nicholas G. Carr is a former executive editor of the Harvard Business Review.

The Song Poet

Author: Kao Kalia Yang
Publisher: Metropolitan Books
ISBN: 1627794956
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From the author of The Latehomecomer, a powerful memoir of her father, a Hmong song poet who sacrificed his gift for his children's future in America In the Hmong tradition, the song poet recounts the story of his people, their history and ...

Utopia As Method

Author: R. Levitas
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137314257
Size: 76.74 MB
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This book rehabilitates utopia as a repressed dimension of the sociological and in the process produces the Imaginary Reconstitution of Society, a provisional, reflexive and dialogic method for exploring alternative possible futures.

The Joy Of Missing Out

Author: Christina Crook
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 1550925725
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This book is a must-read for anyone wishing to rediscover quietness of mind and seeking a sense of peace amidst the cacophony of the modern world.

The Way To The Spring

Author: Ben Ehrenreich
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698148193
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Ruled by the Israeli military, set upon and harassed constantly by Israeli settlers who admit unapologetically to wanting to drive them from the land, forced to negotiate an ever more elaborate and more suffocating series of fences, ...