Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 030779735X
Size: 45.47 MB
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Conscientious Objections

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307797317
Size: 73.62 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.

Amusing Ourselves To Death

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101042625
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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

Teaching As A Subversive Activity

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Delta
ISBN: 0307491706
Size: 30.98 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A no-holds-barred assault on outdated teaching methods--with dramatic and practical proposals on how education can be made relevant to today's world.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.

Technology And The Lifeworld

Author: Don Ihde
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253329004
Size: 78.11 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 ...

The End Of Education

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307797201
Size: 37.88 MB
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Postman presents useful models with which schools can restore a sense of purpose, tolerance, and a respect for learning.

The End Of Absence

Author: Michael John Harris
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698150589
Size: 28.74 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.

Confronting Technopoly

Author: Phil Rose
Publisher: Intellect (UK)
ISBN: 9781783206889
Size: 75.41 MB
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" This book brings together a number of contributors from different disciplinary perspectives to analyze technopoly both as a concept and as it is seen and understood in contemporary society.


Author: Maggie Jackson
ISBN: 9781591027485
Size: 28.12 MB
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Distracted is a gripping expos of this hyper-mobile, cyber-centric, attention-deficient life. Day by day, we are eroding our capacity for deep attention the building block of intimacy, wisdom, and cultural progress.

Human Built World

Author: Thomas P. Hughes
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226359335
Size: 68.15 MB
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Demonstrates how technology is more than gadgetry, exploring divergent views on technology, and drawing on literature and art to explain how technology can be built to work with ecological systems.