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Product Description: This Critical Theory and Contemporary Society volume offers an original analysis of the role of the digital in today's society. It rearticulates critical theory by engaging it with the challenges of the digital revolution to show how the digital is changing the ways in which we lead our politics, societies, economies, media, and even private lives...read more

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9781441166395 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, January 16, 2014, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: This Critical Theory and Contemporary Society volume offers an original analysis of the role of the digital in today's society.

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9781501310966 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, July 30, 2015), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This Critical Theory and Contemporary Society volume offers an original analysis of the role of the digital in today's society.

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Product Description: "This book is a definitive reference source for the latest scholarly research on the use of the internet, mobile phones, and other digital platforms for political discourse between citizens and governments"--
By Jakob Svensson (editor)

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9781466685024 | Idea Group Reference, July 27, 2015, cover price $195.00 | About this edition: "This book is a definitive reference source for the latest scholarly research on the use of the internet, mobile phones, and other digital platforms for political discourse between citizens and governments"--

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Product Description: Obsolescence is fundamental to the experience of modernity, not simply one dimension of an economic system. The contributors to this book investigate obsolescence as a historical phenomenon, an aesthetic practice, and an affective mode.
By Sarah Wasserman (editor)

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9781137470898 | Palgrave Macmillan, May 28, 2015, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Obsolescence is fundamental to the experience of modernity, not simply one dimension of an economic system.

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Product Description: In social sciences the use of information and communication technologies (ICT) is an ever growing phenomenon. Emanating from the need of knowledge about society and economy, we are constantly striving to create ideas and methods for a better use of information...read more

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9783631660171 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, May 26, 2015, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: In social sciences the use of information and communication technologies (ICT) is an ever growing phenomenon.

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Product Description: With the spread of mobile augmented reality, it has become very difficult to consider digital space and physical space independently. In this book, the authors identify and discuss the state 'Second Offline' which refers to a real-world environment whose elements are augmented by virtual information and one in which individuals are constantly referring to the online world...read more
By Hidenori Tomita (editor)

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9781138904590, titled "The Post-Mobile Society: From the smart/mobile to second offline" | Routledge, April 8, 2016, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: With the spread of mobile augmented reality, it has become very difficult to consider digital space and physical space independently.

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Product Description: Networks of Outrage and Hope is an exploration of the new forms of social movements and protests that are erupting in the world today, from the Arab uprisings to the indignadas movement in Spain, from the Occupy Wall Street movement to the social protests in Turkey, Brazil and elsewhere...read more

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9780745695754 | 2 edition (Polity Pr, April 13, 2015), cover price $74.95 | About this edition: Networks of Outrage and Hope is an exploration of the new forms of social movements and protests that are erupting in the world today, from the Arab uprisings to the indignadas movement in Spain, from the Occupy Wall Street movement to the social protests in Turkey, Brazil and elsewhere.
9780745662848 | Polity Pr, August 28, 2012, cover price $74.95 | About this edition: This book is an exploration of the new forms of social movements and protests that are erupting in the world today, from the Arab uprisings to the indignadas movement in Spain, and the Occupy Wall Street movement in the US.

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9780745695761 | 2 edition (Polity Pr, April 13, 2015), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Networks of Outrage and Hope is an exploration of the newforms of social movements and protests that are erupting in theworld today, from the Arab uprisings to the indignadas movement inSpain, from the Occupy Wall Street movement to the social protestsin Turkey, Brazil and elsewhere.
9780745662855 | Polity Pr, September 4, 2012, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: This book is an exploration of the new forms of social movements and protests that are erupting in the world today, from the Arab uprisings to the indignadas movement in Spain, and the Occupy Wall Street movement in the US.
9780515103274, titled "Animal Haus" | Reissue edition (Jove Pubns, May 1, 1990), cover price $2.50 | also contains Animal Haus | About this edition: comic by browne circa 1960s
9780515103243, titled "The Final Deception" | Jove Pubns, April 1, 1990, cover price $4.50 | also contains The Final Deception

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Product Description: What is a «good life» and how can it be achieved? In this volume, communication scholars and media experts explore these fundamental questions about human existence and aspiration in terms of what a «good life» might look like in a contemporary, mediatized society...read more
By Hua Wang (editor)

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9781433128561, titled "Communication and "the Good Life"" | Peter Lang Pub Inc, April 23, 2015, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: What is a «good life» and how can it be achieved?
9780538886611, titled "Strategic Alliances" | South-Western Pub, July 1, 2002, cover price $34.95 | also contains Strategic Alliances

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9781433128554, titled "Communication and "The Good Life"" | Peter Lang Pub Inc, April 23, 2015, cover price $38.95 | About this edition: What is a «good life» and how can it be achieved?
9780538888479, titled "Macroeconomics: A Contemporary Introduction" | South-Western Pub, July 1, 1999, cover price $156.95 | also contains Macroeconomics: A Contemporary Introduction

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Product Description: At dinnertime: check. At a traffic light: check. In bed at the end of the day: check. In line at the coffee shop: check. In The Geek’s Chihuahua, Ian Bogost addresses the modern love affair of “living with Apple” during the height of the company’s market influence and technology dominance...read more

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9780816699131 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, April 22, 2015, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: At dinnertime: check.

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Product Description: This new edition examines the ethical, social, and policy challenges stemming from computing and telecommunication technology, and mobile information-enabling devices. Features: establishes a philosophical framework and analytical tools for discussing moral theories and problems in ethical relativism; offers pertinent discussions on privacy, surveillance, employee monitoring, biometrics, civil liberties, harassment, the digital divide, and discrimination; examines the new ethical, cultural and economic realities of computer social networks; reviews issues of property rights, responsibility and accountability relating to IT and software; discusses how virtualization technology informs ethical behavior; introduces the frontiers of ethics in VR, AI, and the Internet; surveys the social, moral and ethical value systems in mobile telecommunications; explores the evolution of electronic crime, network security, and computer forensics; provides exercises, objectives, and issues for discussion in every chapter...read more

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9781849960373 | 4th edition (Springer-Verlag New York Inc, May 15, 2010), cover price $64.95 | About this edition: This thoroughly revised and expanded fourth edition of the successful Ethical and Social Issues in the Information Age provides an up-to-date examination of the ethical, social, and policy challenges stemming from the emergence of cyberspace, the convergence of telecommunication and computing technologies, and the miniaturization of computing, telecommunication, and information-enabling devices.
9781846286582 | 3 edition (Springer-Verlag New York Inc, July 1, 2007), cover price $79.95 | About this edition: Ethical dilemmas have risen in number and intensity with the increasing dependence of contemporary society on computers and computer networks.
9780387954219 | 2 sub edition (Springer Verlag, December 1, 2002), cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Rapid advances in computing and information science often outpace society's ability to adapt its moral and legal codes.
9780387982755 | Springer Verlag, November 1, 1997, cover price $54.95 | also contains Public Administration Evolving: From Foundations to the Future | About this edition: This textbook provides an introduction to the social and policy issues which have arisen as a result of information technology.
9780306761676, titled "John Elliotson on Mesmerism" | Da Capo Pr, July 1, 1982, cover price $62.00 | also contains John Elliotson on Mesmerism
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9781447125457 | 4th edition (Springer-Verlag New York Inc, May 4, 2012), cover price $64.95
9780534564988, titled "Intercultural Communication: A Reader" | Wadsworth Pub Co, August 1, 2002, cover price $81.95 | also contains Intercultural Communication: A Reader | About this edition: This broad-based, highly engaging reader, compiled by the authors who defined the course, introduces students to the theoretical and practical aspects of intercultural communication.

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Product Description: Activism on the Web examines the everyday tensions that political activists face as they come to terms with the increasingly commercialized nature of web technologies and sheds light on an important, yet under-investigated, dimension of the relationship between contemporary forms of social protest and internet technologies...read more

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9780415717915 | Routledge, June 3, 2015, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Activism on the Web examines the everyday tensions that political activists face as they come to terms with the increasingly commercialized nature of web technologies and sheds light on an important, yet under-investigated, dimension of the relationship between contemporary forms of social protest and internet technologies.

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Product Description: How does our fascination with technology intersect with the religious imagination? In TechGnosis—a cult classic now updated and reissued with a new afterword—Erik Davis argues that while the realms of the digital and the spiritual may seem worlds apart, esoteric and religious impulses have in fact always permeated (and sometimes inspired) technological communication...read more
By Eugene Thacker (foreword by)

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9781583949306, titled "TechGnosis: Myth, Magic & Mysticism in the Age of Information" | North Atlantic Books, March 17, 2015, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: How does our fascination with technology intersect with the religious imagination?
9780373292547, titled "Highland Sword" | Harlequin Books, March 1, 2003, cover price $5.25 | also contains Highland Sword | About this edition: Paperback Book

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Product Description: The Internet and digital technologies have changed the world we live in and the ways we engage with one another and work and play. This is the starting point for this collection which takes analysis of the digital world to the next level exploring the frontiers of digital and creative transformations and mapping their future directions...read more
By Gillian Youngs (editor)

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9780415839082 | Routledge, June 4, 2013, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The Internet and digital technologies have changed the world we live in and the ways we engage with one another and work and play.

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9781138909427 | Routledge, February 27, 2015, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: The Internet and digital technologies have changed the world we live in and the ways we engage with one another and work and play.

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Product Description: “A thorough yet thoroughly digestible book on the ubiquity of data gathering and the unraveling of personal privacy.” —Daniel Pink, author of DriveThanks to recent advances in technology, prediction models for individual behavior grow more sophisticated by the day...read more

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9781591845867 | Current, March 6, 2014, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: An in-depth look at the future of the future.

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9781591847700 | Current, February 24, 2015, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: “A thorough yet thoroughly digestible book on the ubiquity of data gathering and the unraveling of personal privacy.

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Product Description: Connectional Intelligence unlocks the 21st-century secret to getting "big things done," regardless of who you are, where you live, or what you do.We typically associate success and leadership with smarts, passion and luck. But in today's hypercompetitive world, even those gifts aren't enough...read more

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9781137279781 | St Martins Pr, February 24, 2015, cover price $28.99 | About this edition: Connectional Intelligence unlocks the 21st-century secret to getting "big things done," regardless of who you are, where you live, or what you do.

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Product Description: With a background of technological and communication innovations, socialization research, particularly as it refers to cultural and academic learning, has become increasingly connected with the business and economic aspects of global societies...read more
By Joyce Koeman (editor)

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9781466674929 | Idea Group Reference, January 31, 2015, cover price $205.00 | About this edition: With a background of technological and communication innovations, socialization research, particularly as it refers to cultural and academic learning, has become increasingly connected with the business and economic aspects of global societies.
9780407001930, titled "Butterworths Medical Dictionary" | 2 edition (Butterworth-Heinemann, October 1, 1978), cover price $45.00 | also contains Butterworths Medical Dictionary

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Product Description: Releasing the genius of an individual, an enterprise and a society is a central pre-occupation of the contemporary business environment. A fascinating approach to how we can begin to tackle this challenge is presented by the authors of Integral Polity...read more

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9781472442475 | Gower Pub Co, November 28, 2014, cover price $119.95 | About this edition: Releasing the genius of an individual, an enterprise and a society is a central pre-occupation of the contemporary business environment.

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Product Description: The conditions in which 'development'--the process by which people, individually and collectively, enhance their capacities to improve their lives according to their values and interests--operates have significantly changed in the global information age, a period characterized by the technological revolution in information and communication, the rise of the networking form of social organization, and the global interdependence of economies and societies...read more
By Pekka Himanen (editor)

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9780198716082 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 28, 2014, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The conditions in which 'development'--the process by which people, individually and collectively, enhance their capacities to improve their lives according to their values and interests--operates have significantly changed in the global information age, a period characterized by the technological revolution in information and communication, the rise of the networking form of social organization, and the global interdependence of economies and societies.

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Product Description: For every person who reads this text on the printed page, many more will read it on a computer screen or mobile device. It’s a situation that we increasingly take for granted in our digital era, and while it is indicative of the novelty of twenty-first-century capitalism, it is also the key to understanding its driving force: the relentless impulse to commodify our lives in every aspect...read more

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9781583674642 | Monthly Review Pr, December 5, 2014, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: For every person who reads this text on the printed page, many more will read it on a computer screen or mobile device.

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9781583674635 | Monthly Review Pr, December 5, 2014, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: For every person who reads this text on the printed page, many more will read it on a computer screen or mobile device.

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Product Description: This fascinating work explores the meaning of death in the digital age, showing readers the new ways digital technology allows humans to approach, prepare for, and handle their ultimate destiny.• Explains how new technologies and online accessibility are changing human attitudes to death and dying―and impacting the ways in which people live• Explores the afterlife experience as it can play out in a variety of digital media, including Facebook and other social media, World of Warcraft and video games, YouTube and other video services, and Internet memorials• Analyzes the myriad ways encounters with death and dying and the capacity for mourning are mediated by new technologies• Places death and dying in the digital age in historical perspective, showing how beliefs about and approaches to death and dying have changed constantly over tim...read more
By A. David Lewis (editor) and Christopher M. Moreman (editor)

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9781440831324 | Praeger Pub Text, October 20, 2014, cover price $58.00 | About this edition: This fascinating work explores the meaning of death in the digital age, showing readers the new ways digital technology allows humans to approach, prepare for, and handle their ultimate destiny.
9780324016123, titled "Accounting: Information for Decisions" | South-Western Pub, May 1, 2000, cover price $98.95 | also contains Accounting: Information for Decisions | About this edition: This innovative, contemporary, and relevant text focuses on the use of accounting information for decision making and places students into situations where management decisions need to be made.

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Product Description: This book explains strategies, techniques, legal issues and the relationships between digital resistance activities, information warfare actions, liberation technology and human rights. It studies the concept of authority and the actions of digital dissidents.

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9789400752757 | Springer Verlag, September 29, 2012, cover price $209.00 | About this edition: This book explains strategies, techniques, legal issues and the relationships between digital resistance activities, information warfare actions, liberation technology and human rights.

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9789400797253 | Springer Verlag, October 15, 2014, cover price $209.00 | About this edition: This book explains strategies, techniques, legal issues and the relationships between digital resistance activities, information warfare actions, liberation technology and human rights.

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9781451668407 | Simon & Schuster, September 10, 2013, cover price $24.99

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9781451668414 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, November 30, 2019), cover price $15.00

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Product Description: Who are we, and how do we relate to each other? Luciano Floridi, one of the leading figures in contemporary philosophy, argues that the explosive developments in Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) is changing the answer to these fundamental human questions...read more

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9780199606726 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 1, 2014, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Who are we, and how do we relate to each other?

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9780198743934 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 17, 2016), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Who are we, and how do we relate to each other?

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Product Description: The potential of virtual world technologies to improve teaching and learning has been recognized in recent years, creating new possibilities for teaching and learning processes, with virtual environments impacting the achievement of student learning and collaboration...read more

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9781466663510 | Idea Group Reference, August 31, 2014, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: The potential of virtual world technologies to improve teaching and learning has been recognized in recent years, creating new possibilities for teaching and learning processes, with virtual environments impacting the achievement of student learning and collaboration.

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Product Description: How technology boosts our cognitive abilities—making us smarter, more productive, and more creative than ever beforeIt’s undeniable: technology is changing the way we think. But is it for the better? Amid a chorus of doomsayers, Clive Thompson votes yes...read more
By Jeff Cummings (narrator)

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9781491501849 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, August 26, 2014), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: How technology boosts our cognitive abilities—making us smarter, more productive, and more creative than ever beforeIt’s undeniable: technology is changing the way we think.
9781491501832 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, August 26, 2014), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: How technology boosts our cognitive abilities―making us smarter, more productive, and more creative than ever beforeIt’s undeniable: technology is changing the way we think.

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