Present Shock

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Current
ISBN: 9781617230103
Size: 26.97 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 5071
Download Read Online
"An award-winning author explores how the world works in our age of "continuous now" Back in the 1970s, futurism was all the rage.

Present Shock

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Viking
ISBN: 9781591844761
Size: 12.85 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 4464
Download Read Online
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: 26.82 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 225
Download Read Online
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.

Throwing Rocks At The Google Bus

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241970202
Size: 58.62 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 3627
Download Read Online
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.

Life Inc

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446467783
Size: 18.29 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 6867
Download Read Online
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.

Aleister Adolf

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Dark Horse Originals
ISBN: 9781506701042
Size: 11.93 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 6698
Download Read Online
Media theorist and documentarian Douglas Rushkoff weaves a mind-bending tale of iconography and mysticism against the backdrop of a battle-torn Europe.

The Naked Future

Author: Patrick Tucker
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101599464
Size: 13.35 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 4914
Download Read Online
The naked future is upon us, and the implications are staggering. Patrick Tucker draws on fascinating stories from health care to urban planning to online dating.

The Happiness Industry

Author: William Davies
Publisher: Verso Books
ISBN: 1781688478
Size: 39.64 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 4671
Download Read Online
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.

Future Shock

Author: Alvin Toffler
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 0553277375
Size: 61.42 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 3301
Download Read Online
Predicts the pace of environmental change during the next thirty years and the ways in which the individual must face and learn to cope with personal and social change