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Product Description: From Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist Matt Richtel, a brilliant, narrative-driven exploration of technology’s vast influence on the human mind and society, dramatically-told through the lens of a tragic “texting-while-driving” car crash that claimed the lives of two rocket scientists in 2006...read more
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9780062284068 | William Morrow & Co, September 23, 2014, cover price $28.99 | About this edition: From Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist Matt Richtel, a brilliant, narrative-driven exploration of technology’s vast influence on the human mind and society, dramatically-told through the lens of a tragic “texting-while-driving” car crash that claimed the lives of two rocket scientists in 2006.

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9780062284075 | William Morrow & Co, June 2, 2015, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: From Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist Matt Richtel, a brilliant, narrative-driven exploration of technology’s vast influence on the human mind and society, dramatically-told through the lens of a tragic “texting-while-driving” car crash that claimed the lives of two rocket scientists in 2006.

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9780062350763 | Unabridged edition (Harperaudio, September 23, 2014), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: An ordinary Utah college student named Reggie Shaw fatally strikes two rocket scientists while texting and driving.

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Product Description: From a cutting-edge cultural commentator, a bold and brilliant challenge to cherished notions of the internet as the great leveler of our age. The internet has been hailed as an unprecedented democratising force, a place where everyone can participate...read more
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9780805093568 | Metropolitan Books, April 15, 2014, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: From a cutting-edge cultural commentator, a bold and brilliant challenge to cherished notions of the Internet as the great leveler of our ageThe Internet has been hailed as an unprecedented democratizing force, a place where everyone can be heard and all can participate equally.

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9781250062598 | Picador USA, April 7, 2015, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: From a cutting-edge cultural commentator, a bold and brilliant challenge to cherished notions of the internet as the great leveler of our age.

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Product Description: From one of the world's leading authorities on global security, Future Crimes takes readers deep into the digital underground to illuminate the alarming ways criminals, corporations, and even countries are using new and emerging technologies against you—and how this makes everyone more vulnerable than you ever thought possible...read more
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9780385539005 | Doubleday, February 24, 2015, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: From one of the world's leading authorities on global security, Future Crimes takes readers deep into the digital underground to illuminate the alarming ways criminals, corporations, and even countries are using new and emerging technologies against you—and how this makes everyone more vulnerable than you ever thought possible.

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9780804193030 | Unabridged edition (Random House, February 24, 2015), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: From one of the world's leading authorities on global security, Future Crimes takes readers deep into the digital underground to illuminate the alarming ways criminals, corporations, and even countries are using new and emerging technologies against you—and how this makes everyone more vulnerable than you ever thought possible.

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Product Description: The rapid advancement of technology has led to an explosion of speculative theories about what the future of humankind may look like. These "technological futurisms" have arisen from significant advances in the fields of nanotechnology, biotechnology and information technology and are drawing growing scrutiny from the philosophical and theological communities...read more
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9781138826335 | Routledge, January 30, 2015, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: The rapid advancement of technology has led to an explosion of speculative theories about what the future of humankind may look like.

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Product Description: What is the role of things in political participation? This book, now in paperback, develops a fresh perspective on the role of everyday objects, technology and settings in engagement, proposing that they enable a distinctive form of involvement: material participation...read more
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9780230232112 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 4, 2012, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: This book develops a fresh perspective on everyday forms of engagement, one that foregrounds the role of objects, technologies and settings in democracy.

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9781137480736 | 2 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, January 9, 2015), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: What is the role of things in political participation?

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Product Description: Cyborg Theatre, now available in paperback, investigates the role of bodies within the expanding field of multimedia performance. This innovative study articulates the first theoretical context for a 'cyborg theatre' that metaphorically integrates on-stage bodies with the technologized, digitized, or mediatized, to radically reimagine subjectivity in our posthuman age...read more
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9780230245839 | 1 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, June 15, 2011), cover price $100.00 | About this edition: This book articulates the first theoretical context for a 'cyborg theatre,' metaphorically integrating on-stage bodies with the technologized, digitized, or mediatized, to re-imagine subjectivity for a post-human age.

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9781137466419 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 31, 2014, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: Cyborg Theatre, now available in paperback, investigates the role of bodies within the expanding field of multimedia performance.

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Product Description: The technologically tethered, iPhone-addicted figure is an image we can easily conjure. Most of us complain that there aren't enough hours in the day and too many e-mails in our thumb-accessible inboxes. This widespread perception that life is faster than it used to be is now ingrained in our culture, and smartphones and the Internet are continually being blamed...read more
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9780226196473 | Univ of Chicago Pr, December 1, 2014, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The technologically tethered, iPhone-addicted figure is an image we can easily conjure.

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Product Description: “Technology is rapidly moving into our bodies,” writes cyber expert Keenan, “and this book gives a chilling look ahead into where that road may lead us – on a one way trip to the total surrender of privacy and the commoditization of intimacy...read more
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9781771641227 | Greystone Books, September 13, 2014, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: “Technology is rapidly moving into our bodies,” writes cyber expert Keenan, “and this book gives a chilling look ahead into where that road may lead us – on a one way trip to the total surrender of privacy and the commoditization of intimacy.

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Product Description: Gain a competitive edge— get the most from today’s technology! Technology changes so fast that it’s easy to be intimidated by it. Our personal choices and business decisions are increasingly driven by digital “word of mouse”— and it’s essential to our success and satisfaction to take control of the gadgets, apps, and trends that are shaping our world...read more
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9781451668407 | Simon & Schuster, September 10, 2013, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Gain a competitive edge— get the most from today’s technology!

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9781451668414 | Simon & Schuster, September 30, 2014, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Gain a competitive edge— get the most from today’s technology!

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Product Description: Information Age explores the transformations that have taken place in human information and communication in the last 200 years. Published to coincide with a new permanent Science Museum gallery opening in September 2014, it examines the development of information and communications networks from the nineteenth century to the present day...read more
By Tilly Blyth (editor)
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9781857599015 | Scala Books, October 30, 2014, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Information Age explores the transformations that have taken place in human information and communication in the last 200 years.

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Product Description: Beatrice Bressan brings together a number of outstanding examples of successful cross-disciplinary technology transfer originating in fundamental physics research, which dramatically impacted scientific progress in areas which changed modern society...read more
By Beatrice Bressan (editor)
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9783527332861 | Blackwell Pub, September 29, 2014, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: Beatrice Bressan brings together a number of outstanding examples of successful cross-disciplinary technology transfer originating in fundamental physics research, which dramatically impacted scientific progress in areas which changed modern society.

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Product Description: Social media is anything but a new phenomenon. From the papyrus letters that Cicero and other Roman statesmen used to exchange news, to the hand-printed tracts of the Reformation and the pamphlets that spread propaganda during the American and French revolutions, the ways people shared information with their peers in the past are echoed in the present...read more
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9781620402832 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, October 15, 2013, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Papyrus rolls and Twitter have much in common, as each was their generation’s signature means of “instant” communication.

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9781620402856 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, September 16, 2014), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Social media is anything but a new phenomenon.

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9781452663333 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, October 15, 2013), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Papyrus rolls and Twitter have much in common, as each was their generation's signature means of "instant" communication.

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Product Description: An international roster of contributors come together in this comprehensive volume to examine the complex interactions between mobile media technologies and issues of place. Balancing philosophical reflection with empirical analysis, this book examines the specific contexts in which place and mobile technologies come into focus, intersect, and interact...read more
By Gerard Goggin (editor)
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9781138813991 | Routledge, December 30, 2014, cover price $48.95 | About this edition: An international roster of contributors come together in this comprehensive volume to examine the complex interactions between mobile media technologies and issues of place.

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Product Description: The essays in this volume discuss both the culture of technology that we live in today, and culture as technology. Within the chapters of the book cultures of technology and cultural technologies are discussed, focussing on a variety of examples, from varied national contexts...read more
By Goran Bolin (editor)
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9780415893114 | Routledge, May 16, 2012, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: The essays in this volume discuss both the culture of technology that we live in today, and culture as technology.

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9781138811522 | Routledge, July 3, 2014, cover price $48.95 | About this edition: The essays in this volume discuss both the culture of technology that we live in today, and culture as technology.

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Product Description: One of the most significant and important advancements in information and communication technology over the past 20 years is the introduction and expansion of the Internet. Now almost universally available, the Internet brings us email, global voice and video communications, research repositories, reference libraries, and almost unlimited opportunities for daily activities...read more
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9780415858717 | Routledge, July 8, 2014, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: One of the most significant and important advancements in information and communication technology over the past 20 years is the introduction and expansion of the Internet.

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Product Description: New Frontiers in Technological Literacy examines new aspects of how students, citizens, and teachers become technologically literate and the aspects of their lives that are mediated by technological literacy. Scholars from four continents consider how technological literacy is shaped by everything from gender to age to country of origin and shapes our relationships to democracy, sustainability, medicine, education, philosophy, and our workplaces...read more
By John R. Dakers (editor) and Carl Mitcham (foreword by)
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9781137386328 | Palgrave Macmillan, July 10, 2014, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: New Frontiers in Technological Literacy examines new aspects of how students, citizens, and teachers become technologically literate and the aspects of their lives that are mediated by technological literacy.

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Product Description: New Frontiers in Technological Literacy examines new aspects of how students, citizens, and teachers become technologically literate and the aspects of their lives that are mediated by technological literacy. Scholars from four continents consider how technological literacy is shaped by everything from gender to age to country of origin and shapes our relationships to democracy, sustainability, medicine, education, philosophy, and our workplaces...read more
By John R. Dakers (editor)
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9781137394743 | Palgrave Macmillan, July 10, 2014, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: New Frontiers in Technological Literacy examines new aspects of how students, citizens, and teachers become technologically literate and the aspects of their lives that are mediated by technological literacy.

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Product Description: Technology has allowed us to connect with more people in more places than ever before. Sure we have “friends” we even have “followers” and yet, a silent epidemic is sending shock waves straight into our living rooms. What is this hidden disease? Loneliness...read more
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9781433682582 | B & H Pub Group, July 1, 2014, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Technology has allowed us to connect with more people in more places than ever before.

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Product Description: This book inquires into the question: How to think about ethics in a technological world? This question has three facets: technological advance poses new challenges for ethics, traditional ethics may become poorly applicable in a technological world, and the progress in science and technology has undermined ethical thinking itself...read more
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9780739191958 | Reprint edition (Lexington Books, June 15, 2014), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: This book inquires into the question: How to think about ethics in a technological world?

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Product Description: Many modern artists and architects continue to imagine and build the world technologically. Their beliefs remain firmly rooted in their assumption that the liberating forces of technology freed them from previous artistic traditions while making available vast means of production and a plethora of materials...read more
By David Lovekin (introduced by)
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9781906506407 | Andreas Papadakis Pub, August 15, 2014, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Many modern artists and architects continue to imagine and build the world technologically.

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Product Description: This book argues that the plethora of new genres, apps and services in digital personal media must be understood historically and sociologically, and insists that sociology, media and communication theory can provide insight beyond surveys on media use and effects...read more
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9781137446459 | Palgrave Macmillan, May 26, 2014, cover price $67.50 | About this edition: This book argues that the plethora of new genres, apps and services in digital personal media must be understood historically and sociologically, and insists that sociology, media and communication theory can provide insight beyond surveys on media use and effects.

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Product Description: In the tradition of Who Owns the Future? and The Second Machine Age, an MIT Media Lab scientist imagines how everyday objects can intuit our needs and improve our lives.We are now standing at the precipice of the next transformative development: the Internet of Things...read more
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9781476725635, titled "Enchanted Objects: Design, Human Desire, and the Internet of Things" | Scribner, July 15, 2014, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: In the tradition of Who Owns the Future?

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Product Description: Governments fear—and sometimes fall before—individuals relying only on social media. Major political parties see their power eroded by grassroots forces through online fund-raising. Universities scramble to preserve their student populations in the face of less expensive, more accessible online courses...read more
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9781250022233 | Reprint edition (Picador USA, May 13, 2014), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Governments fear—and sometimes fall before—individuals relying only on social media.

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Product Description: As Janell Burley Hofmann, mother of five, wrapped her 13-year-old's iPhone on Christmas Eve, she was overwhelmed by questions: "Will my children learn to sit and wonder without Googling? Should I know their passwords for online accounts? Will they experience the value of personal connection without technology?" To address her concerns, she outlined boundaries and expectations in a contract for her son to sign upon receiving his first cell phone...read more
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9781623363529 | Rodale Pr, May 6, 2014, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: As Janell Burley Hofmann, mother of five, wrapped her 13-year-old’s iPhone on Christmas Eve, she was overwhelmed by questions: “Will my children learn to sit and wonder without Googling?

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9781494552183 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, May 21, 2014), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: As Janell Burley Hofmann, mother of five, wrapped her 13-year-old's iPhone on Christmas Eve, she was overwhelmed by questions: "Will my children learn to sit and wonder without Googling?
9781494502188 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, May 21, 2014), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: As Janell Burley Hofmann, mother of five, wrapped her 13-year-old's iPhone on Christmas Eve, she was overwhelmed by questions: "Will my children learn to sit and wonder without Googling?

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Product Description: Thirty trenchant essays probe the dominant paradigms ruling both the work and play industries in America, illuminating how both mirror each other in their sex, violence and power depictions. We may be familiar with the shadow industry of sex tourism, but have we thought about designing sex for Space Tourism? How about x-rated interactive video games that go far beyond the most violent pornography found on the Internet? Now that we're in the Age of Drones, have we considered how our conceptualization of "love" may have been forever modified? Have we noticed that our concepts of "The Apocalypse" may now be obsolete? Why is there increasing workplace shooting-spree violence, now perpetrated by women as well as men? Disturbingly, we barely seem to have noticed that we've entered the realm of techno-sexuality where old-fashioned Biblical morals are as obsolete as button-shoes...read more
By Daniel Fabry (editor)
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9781889307312, titled "Screw the System: Explorations of Spaces, Games and Politics Through Sexuality and Technology" | Re-Search Pubns, March 18, 2014, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Thirty trenchant essays probe the dominant paradigms ruling both the work and play industries in America, illuminating how both mirror each other in their sex, violence and power depictions.

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