The Distracted Mind

Author: Adam Gazzaley
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262034948
Size: 47.31 MB
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Why our brains aren't built for media multitasking, and how we can learn to live with technology in a more balanced way.

The Distracted Mind

Author: Adam Gazzaley
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262336324
Size: 73.30 MB
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In The Distracted Mind, Adam Gazzaley and Larry Rosen -- a neuroscientist and a psychologist -- explain why our brains aren't built for multitasking, and suggest better ways to live in a high-tech world without giving up our modern ...

Software Design Decoded

Author: Marian Petre
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262035189
Size: 19.38 MB
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An engaging, illustrated collection of insights revealing the practices and principles that expert software designers use to create great software.

Ibrain

Author: Dr. Gary Small
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061981702
Size: 69.34 MB
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In iBrain, Dr. Gary Small, one of America's leading neuroscientists and experts on brain function and behavior, explores how technology's unstoppable march forward has altered the way young minds develop, function, and interpret information ...

Distracted

Author: Maggie Jackson
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781591027485
Size: 27.81 MB
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Distracted is a gripping expos of this hyper-mobile, cyber-centric, attention-deficient life. Day by day, we are eroding our capacity for deep attention the building block of intimacy, wisdom, and cultural progress.

Can Neuroscience Change Our Minds

Author: Hilary Rose
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0745689353
Size: 35.65 MB
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Leading critic of such neuropretensions, neuroscientist Steven Rose and sociologist of science Hilary Rose take a sceptical look at these claims and the science underlying them, sifting out the sensible from the snake oil.

A Beginner S Guide To Losing Your Mind

Author: Emily Reynolds
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1473635640
Size: 11.37 MB
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'A really clear, funny, useful guide to mental health.' Keith Stuart, author of A Boy Made of Blocks 'Warm, welcoming and wise.' Red magazine 'This is a funny, brutal, kind, sobering, remarkably brave and clear-eyed book.

Neuroplasticity

Author: Moheb Costandi
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262529335
Size: 63.39 MB
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The real story of how our brains and nervous systems change throughout our lifetimes -- with or without "brain training."

Net Smart

Author: Howard Rheingold
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262300729
Size: 45.92 MB
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In Net Smart, cyberculture expert Howard Rheingold shows us how to use social media intelligently, humanely, and, above all, mindfully.