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Product Description: The first generation of children who were born into and raised in the digital world are coming of age and reshaping the world in their image. Our economy, our politics, our culture, and even the shape of our family life are being transformed...read more
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9780465053926 | Revised edition (Basic Books, July 12, 2016), cover price $17.50 | About this edition: The first generation of children who were born into and raised in the digital world are coming of age and reshaping the world in their image.

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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: 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 3, 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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9780226380841 | Reprint edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, June 21, 2016), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: The technologically tethered, iPhone-addicted figure is an image we can easily conjure.

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Product Description: The present is a contest between the bright and dark sides of discovery. To avoid being torn apart by its stresses, we need to recognize the fact―and gain courage and wisdom from the past. Age of Discovery shows how.Now is the best moment in history to be alive, but we have never felt more anxious or divided...read more
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9781250085092 | St Martins Pr, May 24, 2016, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: The present is a contest between the bright and dark sides of discovery.
9781472936370 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, May 19, 2016, cover price $29.35

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Product Description: In this revelatory study of modern living, Robert Colvile inspects the various ways in which the pace of life in our society is increasing and examines the evolutionary science behind our rapidly accelerating need for change, as well as why it's unlikely we'll be able to slow down ...read more
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9781632864550 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, May 17, 2016, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: In this revelatory study of modern living, Robert Colvile inspects the various ways in which the pace of life in our society is increasing and examines the evolutionary science behind our rapidly accelerating need for change, as well as why it's unlikely we'll be able to slow down .

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Product Description: In a world of self-driving cars and big data, smart algorithms and Siri, we know that artificial intelligence is getting smarter every day. Though all these nifty devices and programs might make our lives easier, they're also well on their way to making "good" jobs obsolete...read more
By Jeff Cummings (narrator)
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9780395874110, titled "Applied Statistics" | 4th edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, June 1, 1998), cover price $70.16 | also contains Applied Statistics | About this edition: This introductory text provides students with a conceptual understanding of basic statistical procedures, as well as the computational skills needed to complete them.
9780395874400, titled "Assessment" | 7th edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, January 1, 1998), cover price $80.76 | also contains Assessment | About this edition: Offering help to special-education and school-psychology personnel and teachers, this book reviews standardized tests in areas such as achievement, IQ, reading and maths.

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9781480574762 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, July 12, 2016), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: In a world of self-driving cars and big data, smart algorithms and Siri, we know that artificial intelligence is getting smarter every day.

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Product Description: Winner of the 2015 FT & McKinsey Business Book of the Year AwardA New York Times BestsellerTop Business Book of 2015 at ForbesOne of NBCNews.com 12 Notable Science and Technology Books of 2015What are the jobs of the future? How many will there be? And who will have them? As technology continues to accelerate and machines begin taking care of themselves, fewer people will be necessary...read more
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9780465059997 | Basic Books, May 5, 2015, cover price $28.99 | About this edition: Winner of the 2015 FT & McKinsey Business Book of the Year AwardA New York Times BestsellerTop Business Book of 2015 at ForbesOne of NBCNews.

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9780465097531 | Basic Books, July 12, 2016, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Winner of the 2015 FT & McKinsey Business Book of the Year AwardA New York Times BestsellerTop Business Book of 2015 at ForbesOne of NBCNews.

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9781480574724 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, May 5, 2015), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: In a world of self-driving cars and big data, smart algorithms and Siri, we know that artificial intelligence is getting smarter every day.
9781480574779 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, May 5, 2015), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: In a world of self-driving cars and big data, smart algorithms and Siri, we know that artificial intelligence is getting smarter every day.

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9780382395680, titled "The Birth of a Whale" | Silver Burdett Pr, January 1, 1997, cover price $5.00 | also contains The Birth of a Whale | About this edition: Beautiful full-color artwork portrays the process of a mother whale giving birth to her child in the shadowy sea while the father whale sings along her side to comfort her, in a study based on the latest scientific information.

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Product Description: "Science's conventional understanding of environment as an inert material resource underlies our unwillingness to acknowledge the military-industrial role in ongoing ecological catastrophes. In a crucial challenge to modern science's exclusive attachment to materialist premises, Bateson reframed culture, psychology, biology, and evolution in terms of feedback and communication, fundamentally altering perception of our relationship with nature...read more
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9780823270347 | Fordham Univ Pr, May 2, 2016, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: "Science's conventional understanding of environment as an inert material resource underlies our unwillingness to acknowledge the military-industrial role in ongoing ecological catastrophes.

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9780823270354 | Fordham Univ Pr, May 2, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Science's conventional understanding of environment as an inert material resource underlies our unwillingness to acknowledge the military-industrial role in ongoing ecological catastrophes.

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Product Description: In Science for Life acclaimed science writer Brian Clegg cuts through the vested interests and confusing contradictory statements that litter the media and the internet, to give a clear picture of what science is telling us right now about changing our lives for the better...read more
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9781848318182 | Icon Books, May 19, 2015, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: From the failings of the five-second rule to the truth about phone masts and nuclear power, kept up-to-date with an online resource, Science for Life is your guide to surviving and thriving in the modern world.

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9781785780257 | Reprint edition (Icon Books, April 12, 2016), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: In Science for Life acclaimed science writer Brian Clegg cuts through the vested interests and confusing contradictory statements that litter the media and the internet, to give a clear picture of what science is telling us right now about changing our lives for the better.

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Product Description: An Introduction to Cyberpsychology is the first book to provide a student-oriented introduction to this rapidly growing and increasingly studied topic. It is designed to encourage students to critically evaluate the psychology of online interactions, and to develop appropriate research methodologies to complete their own work in this field...read more
By Grinne Kirwan (editor)
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9781138823785 | Routledge, March 22, 2016, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: An Introduction to Cyberpsychology is the first book to provide a student-oriented introduction to this rapidly growing and increasingly studied topic.

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9781138823792 | Routledge, March 21, 2016, cover price $57.50 | About this edition: An Introduction to Cyberpsychology is the first book to provide a student-oriented introduction to this rapidly growing and increasingly studied topic.

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Product Description: Sensors are everywhere. Small, flexible, economical, and computationally powerful, they operate ubiquitously in environments. They compile massive amounts of data, including information about air, water, and climate. Never before has such a volume of environmental data been so broadly collected or so widely available...read more
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9780816693122 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, March 30, 2016, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: Sensors are everywhere.

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9780816693146 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, March 30, 2016, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Sensors are everywhere.

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Product Description: As the distinction between the digital and the material world becomes increasingly blurred, the ways in which we think about design are also shifting and evolving. How can the human, digital and material be brought together to intervene in the world? What constitutes our digital-material environments? How can we engage with digital technologies to make sustainable, healthy and meaningful decisions, both now and in the future? Digital Materialities presents twelve chapters by scholars and practitioners working at the intersection between design and digital research in the UK, Spain, Australia and the USA...read more
By Elisenda Ardevol (editor), Debora Lanzeni (editor) and Sarah Pink (editor)
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9781472592576 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 25, 2016, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: As the distinction between the digital and the material world becomes increasingly blurred, the ways in which we think about design are also shifting and evolving.

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9781472592569 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 25, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: As the distinction between the digital and the material world becomes increasingly blurred, the ways in which we think about design are also shifting and evolving.

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Product Description: It is often assumed that religion is the backward-looking servant of tradition and the status quo, utterly opposed to the new. This refrain in so much of recent polemical writing has permeated the public mind and can even be found in academic publications...read more
By Donald A. Yerxa (editor)
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9781472591012 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 17, 2015, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: It is often assumed that religion is the backward-looking servant of tradition and the status quo, utterly opposed to the new.

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9781472591289 | 1 edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 17, 2015), cover price $37.95 | About this edition: It is often assumed that religion is the backward-looking servant of tradition and the status quo, utterly opposed to the new.

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Product Description: Algorithms will soon know more about us than we know ourselves Where should machine automation end? Is it acceptable to have a digital assistant arrange your calendar, but not to have a robot spouse? Are companion robots acceptable for seniors in need of comfort, but not okay for toddlers exposed to emotional software that could influence their behavior? Is it desirable to live a life within the virtual reality of Facebook’s Oculus Rift, but not if your thoughts are sold to advertisers who manipulate your purchases? We’ve entered an era where a myriad of personalization algorithms influence our every decision, and the lines between human assistance, automation, and extinction have blurred...read more
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9780399171710 | J P Tarcher, February 2, 2016, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Algorithms will soon know more about us than we know ourselves Where should machine automation end?

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9781681680323 | Unabridged edition (Highbridge Co, February 2, 2016), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: As we program machines to be more like humans, how will they know what we value, if we don't know ourselves?

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Product Description: Bringing together empirical cultural and media studies of religion and critical social theory, Technologies of Religion: Spheres of the sacred in a post-secular modernity investigates powerful entanglement of religion and new media technologies taking place today, taking stock of the repercussions of digital technology and culture on various aspects of religious life and contemporary culture more broadly...read more
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9781138855861 | Routledge, April 27, 2016, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Bringing together empirical cultural and media studies of religion and critical social theory, Technologies of Religion: Spheres of the sacred in a post-secular modernity investigates powerful entanglement of religion and new media technologies taking place today, taking stock of the repercussions of digital technology and culture on various aspects of religious life and contemporary culture more broadly.

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Product Description: This book is a study of the causes of spam, the behaviors associated to the generation of and the exposure to spam, as well as the protection strategies. The new behaviors associated to electronic communications are identified and commented...read more
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9781848218505 | Iste/Hermes Science Pub, May 9, 2016, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: This book is a study of the causes of spam, the behaviors associated to the generation of and the exposure to spam, as well as the protection strategies.

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Product Description: NEW YORK TIMES and WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLERTechnological advances have benefited our world in immeasurable ways, but there is an ominous flip side: our technology can be turned against us. And just over the horizon is a tidal wave of scientific progress that will leave our heads spinning—from implantable medical devices to drones and 3-D printers, all of which can be hacked, with disastrous consequences...read more
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9780804171458 | Reprint edition (Anchor Books, January 12, 2016), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: NEW YORK TIMES and WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLERTechnological advances have benefited our world in immeasurable ways, but there is an ominous flip side: our technology can be turned against us.

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Product Description: This book is among the first to use a “media events” framework to examine China’s Internet activism and politics, and the first study of the transformation of China’s media events through the parameter of online activism. The author locates the practices of major modes of online activism in China (shanzhai [culture jamming]; citizen journalism; and weiguan [mediated mobilization]) into different types of Chinese media events (ritual celebration, natural disaster, political scandal)...read more
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9781845196356 | Sussex Academic Pr, January 1, 2016, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: This book is among the first to use a “media events” framework to examine China’s Internet activism and politics, and the first study of the transformation of China’s media events through the parameter of online activism.

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Product Description: This edited collection brings together keynote articles from the journal Disability & Society to provide a comprehensive and though-provoking exploration of the place of technology in disabled people’s lives, documenting and analysing the growing impact of technology on disability and society over recent decades...read more
By Jennifer Harris (editor)
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9781138932180 | Routledge, December 15, 2015, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: This edited collection brings together keynote articles from the journal Disability & Society to provide a comprehensive and though-provoking exploration of the place of technology in disabled people’s lives, documenting and analysing the growing impact of technology on disability and society over recent decades.

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Product Description: By evaluating the Internet's impact on key cultural issues of the day, this book provides a comprehensive overview of the seismic technological and cultural shifts the Internet has created in contemporary society.• Includes essays on overarching themes and issues that are essential to understanding Internet culture, including privacy, celebrity, superficiality, and the personal toll online living can have on users• Addresses current Internet material as well as classic memes, sites, and products• Engages readers through a deliberately provocative point of view• Provides a comprehensive examination of the realities surrounding Internet culture, which can be extremely positive or very ugly• Differentiates itself from other examinations of Internet culture through emphasis on continuing themes rather than time-specific content• Takes a distinctly international approach to the topic of today's digital, interconnected worl...read more
By Simon Collister (editor)
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9781440801235 | Praeger Pub Text, November 23, 2015, cover price $131.00 | About this edition: By evaluating the Internet's impact on key cultural issues of the day, this book provides a comprehensive overview of the seismic technological and cultural shifts the Internet has created in contemporary society.

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Product Description: Modern Digital Technology: From ideas to devices aims to expose elements of digital technology logic, code, flow, multiple kinds of programs, and underlying computational issues to a broad and general audience. The material presents fundamental ideas in readable text that eliminates technical words and names, and uses simple-to-understand illustrations to show how technology and culture are connected...read more
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9789814644044 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, November 30, 2016, cover price $88.00 | About this edition: Modern Digital Technology: From ideas to devices aims to expose elements of digital technology logic, code, flow, multiple kinds of programs, and underlying computational issues to a broad and general audience.

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9789814644051 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, November 30, 2016, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: Modern Digital Technology: From ideas to devices aims to expose elements of digital technology logic, code, flow, multiple kinds of programs, and underlying computational issues to a broad and general audience.

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9780415742733 | Routledge, November 11, 2015, cover price $160.00

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9780415742740 | Routledge, November 11, 2015, cover price $48.95

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Product Description: Franco "Bifo" Berardi's newest book analyzes the contemporary changes taking place in our aesthetic and emotional sensibility -- changes the author claims are the result of semio-capitalism's capturing of the inner resources of the subjective process: our experience of time, our sensibility, the way we relate to each other, and our ability to imagine a future...read more
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9781584351702 | Semiotext, November 6, 2015, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Franco "Bifo" Berardi's newest book analyzes the contemporary changes taking place in our aesthetic and emotional sensibility -- changes the author claims are the result of semio-capitalism's capturing of the inner resources of the subjective process: our experience of time, our sensibility, the way we relate to each other, and our ability to imagine a future.

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Product Description: In the tradition of Jaron Lanier’s You Are Not a Gadget, a rousing, sharply argued—and, yes, inspiring!—reckoning with our blind faith in technology   Can technology solve all our problems? Despite overwhelming evidence to the contrary, many of our most famous journalists, pundits, and economists seem to think so...read more
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9781612194554 | Melville Pub House, November 17, 2015, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: In the tradition of Jaron Lanier’s You Are Not a Gadget, a rousing, sharply argued—and, yes, inspiring!

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Product Description: “[An] essential book… it is required reading as we seriously engage one of the most important debates of our time.”—Sherry Turkle, author of Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital AgeFrom drones to Mars rovers—an exploration of the most innovative use of robots today and a provocative argument for the crucial role of humans in our increasingly technological future...read more
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9780525426974 | Viking Pr, October 13, 2015, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: “[An] essential book… it is required reading as we seriously engage one of the most important debates of our time.

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