Wonderland

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0399184503
Size: 28.44 MB
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In Wonderland, Johnson compellingly argues that observers of technological and social trends should be looking for clues in novel amusements. You’ll find the future wherever people are having the most fun.

Wonderland

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9781509837267
Size: 30.30 MB
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History is the serious business of war, treaties, governments and monarchs. This is a different kind of history book. Steven Johnson argues that if you want to understand how we got to now, you have to understand pleasure and play.

Wonderland

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Random House Large Print
ISBN: 9781524709853
Size: 54.42 MB
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In Wonderland, Johnson compellingly argues that observers of technological and social trends should be looking for clues in novel amusements. You'll find the future wherever people are having the most fun.

How We Got To Now

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698154509
Size: 56.16 MB
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Accompanied by a major six-part television series on PBS, How We Got to Now is the story of collaborative networks building the modern world, written in the provocative, informative, and engaging style that has earned Johnson fans around ...

Where Good Ideas Come From

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101444207
Size: 36.59 MB
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The printing press, the pencil, the flush toilet, the battery--these are all great ideas.

Play Anything

Author: Ian Bogost
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0465096506
Size: 15.93 MB
Format: PDF
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In Play Anything, visionary game designer and philosopher Ian Bogost shows how we can overcome our daily anxiety; transforming the boring, ordinary world around us into one of endless, playful possibilities.

Future Perfect

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 110159697X
Size: 75.85 MB
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This is a hopeful, affirmative outlook for the future, from one of the most brilliant and inspiring visionaries of contemporary culture.

Everything Bad Is Good For You

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101158012
Size: 63.42 MB
Format: PDF
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After reading Everything Bad is Good for You, you will never regard the glow of the video game or television screen the same way again. With a new afterword by the author.

The Phoenix

Author: Joseph Nigg
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022619552X
Size: 20.34 MB
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Nigg examines the various phoenix traditions, the beliefs and tales associated with them, their symbolic and metaphoric use, the skepticism and speculation they’ve raised, and their appearance in religion, bestiaries, and even ...

Emergence

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743218264
Size: 76.54 MB
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In the tradition of Being Digital and The Tipping Point, Steven Johnson, acclaimed as a "cultural critic with a poet's heart" (The Village Voice), takes readers on an eye-opening journey through emergence theory and its applications.