Present Shock

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Current
ISBN: 9781617230103
Size: 68.36 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: 74.12 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.

Present Shock

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101608242
Size: 15.78 MB
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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.

Program Or Be Programmed

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: OR Books
ISBN: 1935928155
Size: 13.49 MB
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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: 24.75 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: 71.74 MB
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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: 30.40 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.


Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062510099
Size: 63.29 MB
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--Publishers Weekly. Rushkoff profiles the thinkers, technologies, sciences, and philosophies that are moving our society into the 21st Century.

The Happiness Industry

Author: William Davies
Publisher: Verso Books
ISBN: 1781688478
Size: 37.86 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.

Racial Beachhead

Author: Carol Lynn McKibben
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 0804778442
Size: 76.27 MB
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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.