Present Shock

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Current
ISBN: 9781617230103
Size: 49.64 MB
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Back in the 1970s, futurism was all the rage. But looking forward is becoming a thing of the past. According to Douglas Rushkoff, presentism is the new ethos of a society that's always on, in real time, updating live.

Present Shock

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Viking
ISBN: 9781591844761
Size: 34.65 MB
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The award-winning author of Life, Inc. examines the pros and cons of today's digitally driven, real-time world, explaining how to safeguard against the vulnerabilities of instant-experience media while maximizing its benefits.

Present Shock

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101608242
Size: 68.41 MB
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Yet this "now" is an elusive goal that we can never quite reach. And the dissonance between our digital selves and our analog bodies has thrown us into a new state of anxiety: present shock.

Aleister Adolf

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Dark Horse Originals
ISBN: 9781506701042
Size: 45.87 MB
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In a story spanning generations and featuring some of the most notable and notorious idealists of the 20th century, legendary occultist Aleister Crowley develops a powerful and dangerous new weapon to defend the world against Adolf Hitler's ...

Throwing Rocks At The Google Bus

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 014313129X
Size: 18.31 MB
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In this groundbreaking book, acclaimed media scholar and author Douglas Rushkoff tells us how to combine the best of human nature with the best of modern technology.

Life Inc

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
ISBN: 0812978501
Size: 36.24 MB
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Cultural theorist Rushkoff reveals how corporations have come to dominate all aspects of life--including our inner lives--and what to do about it.

The Happiness Industry

Author: William Davies
Publisher: Verso Books
ISBN: 1781688478
Size: 80.50 MB
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The recent DSM-5, the manual of all diagnosable mental illnesses, for the first time included shyness and grief as treatable diseases. Happiness has become the biggest idea of our age, a new religion dedicated to well-being.

Screenagers

Author: Douglas Rushkoff
Publisher: Hampton Press (NJ)
ISBN:
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This book makes a far-reaching, accessible case the positive impact that digital technologies will have on our ability to participate more actively a thoughtfully in the future.