How We Got To Now

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698154509
Size: 39.62 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 ...

How We Got To Now

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 1846148561
Size: 19.74 MB
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In this story of ingenious breakthroughs and unsung heroes, Steven Johnson explores the essential innovations that changed the world and how we live in it. 'A new Steven Johnson book is something not to be missed.

Wonderland

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0399184503
Size: 18.32 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.

Where Good Ideas Come From

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101444207
Size: 77.89 MB
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The printing press, the pencil, the flush toilet, the battery--these are all great ideas.

How We Got To Now

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Riverhead Books
ISBN: 9781594633935
Size: 72.40 MB
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This book is a celebration of ideas: how they happen and their sometimes unintended results.

Mind Wide Open

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743258791
Size: 58.78 MB
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The possibility entertained in this book is that you can follow another path, in which learning about the brain's mechanics can widen one's self-awareness as powerfully as any therapy or meditation or drug.

Future Perfect

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 110159697X
Size: 20.66 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.

The Evolution Of Technology

Author: George Basalla
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1316101584
Size: 27.41 MB
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This book presents an evolutionary theory of technological change based upon recent scholarship in the history of technology and upon relevant material drawn from economic history and anthropology.

Emergence

Author: Steven Johnson
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780713994001
Size: 26.44 MB
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We have only recently begun to recognize it, yet it exists at every level of our lived experience. It is fast becoming clear that our lives revolve around the powers of emergence.