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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: Organizational Change and Temporality: Bending the Arrow of Time looks to address the important area of time and temporality, especially as it relates to frameworks and studies for explaining change processes in organizations. It commences with a selective history on the science and philosophy of time before examining the place of time in work and employment, and the presence and absence of theorized time in explanations of organizational change...read more

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9781138801226 | Routledge, May 23, 2016, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Organizational Change and Temporality: Bending the Arrow of Time looks to address the important area of time and temporality, especially as it relates to frameworks and studies for explaining change processes in organizations.

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Product Description: Time transforms the way we see world politics and insinuates itself into the ways we act. In this groundbreaking volume, Agathangelou and Killian bring together scholars from a range of disciplines to tackle time and temporality in international relations...read more
By Anna M. Agathangelou (editor) and Kyle D. Killian (editor)

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9780415712712 | Routledge, March 14, 2016, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Time transforms the way we see world politics and insinuates itself into the ways we act.

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Product Description: Analyzes interviews with students, teachers, and administrators to develop a new set of literacies essential for student success in the digital age.“To read John’s work is to take on the role of a patient listener … A book, like a piece of music, is scored for time, and I feel Time to Write is scored adagio...read more

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9781438455198 | 2 edition (State Univ of New York Pr, March 1, 2015), cover price $100.00 | About this edition: To read John s work is to take on the role of a patient listener A book, like a piece of music, is scored for time, and I feel Time to Write is scored adagio.
9780791409015 | State Univ of New York Pr, July 1, 1992, cover price $51.50

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9781438455204 | 2 edition (State Univ of New York Pr, January 2, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Analyzes interviews with students, teachers, and administrators to develop a new set of literacies essential for student success in the digital age.
9780791409022 | State Univ of New York Pr, July 1, 1992, cover price $23.50 | About this edition: Book by Lofty, John Sylvester

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Product Description: As new networks of railways, steamships, and telegraph communications brought distant places into unprecedented proximity, previously minor discrepancies in local time-telling became a global problem. Vanessa Ogle’s chronicle of the struggle to standardize clock times and calendars from 1870 to 1950 highlights the many hurdles that proponents of uniformity faced in establishing international standards...read more

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9780674286146 | Harvard Univ Pr, October 12, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: As new networks of railways, steamships, and telegraph communications brought distant places into unprecedented proximity, previously minor discrepancies in local time-telling became a global problem.

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Product Description: Hartmut Rosa advances an account of the temporal structure of society from the perspective of critical theory. He identifies three categories of change in the tempo of modern social life: technological acceleration, evident in transportation, communication, and production; the acceleration of social change, reflected in cultural knowledge, social institutions, and personal relationships; and acceleration in the pace of life, which happens despite the expectation that technological change should increase an individual's free time...read more

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9780231148344 | 1 edition (Columbia Univ Pr, June 11, 2013), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Hartmut Rosa advances an account of the temporal structure of society from the perspective of critical theory.

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9780231148351 | Columbia Univ Pr, June 9, 2015, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Hartmut Rosa advances an account of the temporal structure of society from the perspective of critical theory.

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Product Description: Motivated by a desire to reflect critically on the ways in which speeds, both high and low, and their representations affect the construction, deconstruction and reconstruction of meanings around particular cultural texts, images and practices, Resistance in the Deceleration Lane uses the velocentric perspective to examine the phenomenon of «slow living» and its rhetoric...read more
By Marzena Kubisz (corporate author)

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9783631655580 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, October 21, 2014, cover price $64.95 | About this edition: Motivated by a desire to reflect critically on the ways in which speeds, both high and low, and their representations affect the construction, deconstruction and reconstruction of meanings around particular cultural texts, images and practices, Resistance in the Deceleration Lane uses the velocentric perspective to examine the phenomenon of «slow living» and its rhetoric.

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Product Description: The world is getting faster. This sentiment is proclaimed so often that it is taken for granted, rarely questioned or examined by those who celebrate the notion of an accelerated culture or by those who decry it. Sarah Sharma engages with that assumption in this sophisticated critical inquiry into the temporalities of everyday life...read more

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9780822354659 | Duke Univ Pr, February 7, 2014, cover price $84.95 | About this edition: The world is getting faster.

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9780822354772 | Duke Univ Pr, February 7, 2014, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: The world is getting faster.

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Product Description: Departing from a persisting current in Western thought, which conceives of time in the abstract, and often reflects upon death as occupying a space at life's margins, this book begins from position that it is in fact through the material and perishable world that we experience time...read more
By Rane Willerslev (editor)

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9781409450689 | Ashgate Pub Co, May 28, 2013, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Departing from a persisting current in Western thought, which conceives of time in the abstract, and often reflects upon death as occupying a space at life's margins, this book begins from position that it is in fact through the material and perishable world that we experience time.

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Product Description: Body and Time is an innovative and concise survey of penetrating essays, conceptualizing the body as a physiological system embedded in a social network. In its complex and multilayered structure, it is aligned to and overlaps with other related functions...read more
By Thomas S. Smith (editor)

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9781443847155 | Cambridge Scholars Pub, May 1, 2013, cover price $75.95 | About this edition: Body and Time is an innovative and concise survey of penetrating essays, conceptualizing the body as a physiological system embedded in a social network.

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Product Description: Written against the backdrop of the 2012 London Olympics, this book examines the idea of 'time' in sport, using time as a conceptual lens to explore movement, bodies, sports reporting, memory, disability, technology and the role of the past and the future in sport.

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9781137275356 | Palgrave Pivot, October 30, 2012, cover price $52.00 | About this edition: Written against the backdrop of the 2012 London Olympics, this book examines the idea of 'time' in sport, using time as a conceptual lens to explore movement, bodies, sports reporting, memory, disability, technology and the role of the past and the future in sport.

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Product Description: This is a book about time, but it is also about much more than time―it is about how the objects we use to think about time shape our thoughts. Because time ties together so many aspects of our lives, this book is able to explore the nexus of objects, cognition, culture, and even biology, and to do so in relationship to globalization...read more

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9781137017871 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 4, 2012, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: This is a book about time, but it is also about much more than time―it is about how the objects we use to think about time shape our thoughts.

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9781137017888 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 4, 2012, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: This is a book about time, but it is also about much more than time―it is about how the objects we use to think about time shape our thoughts.

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Product Description: Connections between time, technology, and the processes of reading and writing make clear the links between experiences of what appear to be quite different phenomena. Reading and writing have functioned together in a particular way to build the world as we have known it for three thousand years...read more

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9781412843065 | Transaction Pub, November 29, 2011, cover price $42.95 | About this edition: Connections between time, technology, and the processes of reading and writing make clear the links between experiences of what appear to be quite different phenomena.

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Product Description: Timekeeping is an essential activity in the modern world and we take it for granted that our lives our shaped by the hours of the day. Yet what seems so ordinary today is actually the extraordinary outcome of centuries of technical innovation and circulation of ideas about time...read more

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9780199278206 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, March 25, 2009, cover price $87.00 | About this edition: Timekeeping is an essential activity in the modern world, and we take it for granted that our lives our shaped by the hours of the day.

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9780199605125, titled "Shaping the Day: A History of Timekeeping in England and Wales, 1300-1800" | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, April 1, 2011, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: Timekeeping is an essential activity in the modern world and we take it for granted that our lives our shaped by the hours of the day.

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Product Description: Sustainable development is all about time. It's about trying to safeguard the health of the planet, and the people it supports, indefinitely, unconstrained by time. The idea of time offers a novel perspective on what sustainable development is all about...read more
By Tim Aldrich (editor)

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9781874719915 | Greenleaf Pubns, September 30, 2005, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Sustainable development is all about time.

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