The End Of Absence

Author: Michael John Harris
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698150589
Size: 32.55 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.

The End Of Absence

Author: Michael Harris
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 1443426296
Size: 50.78 MB
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Michael Harris chronicles this massive shift, exploring what we’ve gained—and lost—in the bargain.

Solitude

Author: Michael Harris
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1250088615
Size: 38.96 MB
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In living bigger and faster, we have forgotten the joys of silence, and undervalued how profoundly it can revolutionize our lives. This book is about discovering stillness inside the city, inside the crowd, inside our busy lives.

Mind Change

Author: Susan Greenfield
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473501067
Size: 26.28 MB
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In Mind Change, Susan Greenfield discusses the all-pervading technologies that now surround us, and from which we derive instant information, connected identity, diminished privacy and exceptionally vivid here-and-now experiences.

It S What I Do

Author: Lynsey Addario
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101599065
Size: 14.83 MB
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"--Kirkus (starred review) War photographer Lynsey Addario’s memoir It’s What I Do is the story of how the relentless pursuit of truth, in virtually every major theater of war in the twenty-first century, has shaped her life.

Pressed For Time

Author: Judy Wajcman
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022619647X
Size: 40.64 MB
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[Here], Judy Wajcman explains why we immediately interpret our experiences with digital technology as inexorably accelerating everyday life.

Text Me Love Mom

Author: Candace Allan
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781771800716
Size: 52.24 MB
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Text Me, Love Mom: Two Girls, Two Boys, One Empty Nest is a heartfelt ode to learning how to let go when all you want is to hang on tight.

The Glass Cage How Our Computers Are Changing Us

Author: Nicholas Carr
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393246353
Size: 29.75 MB
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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 ...

Creativity

Author: Philippe Petit
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1594633878
Size: 19.74 MB
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' BookPage' Creativityis the story of how Petit learned to first see, then 'steal' the riches around him. It's also an invitation for you to join him . . . and to learn the tricks of the trade.