The Distracted Mind

Author: Adam Gazzaley
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262034948
Size: 17.82 MB
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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 technology.

The Distracted Mind

Author: Adam Gazzaley
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262336324
Size: 41.93 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 ...

Serial Innovators

Author: Claudio Feser
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118174046
Size: 23.54 MB
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This book makes a difference. The story of Carl is illuminating, transforming facts and academic findings into business life's reality.

Igen

Author: Jean M. Twenge
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501151983
Size: 33.28 MB
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Analyzes how the young people born in the mid-1990s and later significantly differ from those of previous generations, examining how social media and texting may be behind today's unprecedented levels of anxiety, depression, and loneliness.

Distracted

Author: Maggie Jackson
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 61.38 MB
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Argues that advanced technology, multitasking, and the reliance on the Internet for information and social contacts has eroded the ability of people to focus on important priorities and connect with others on a personal level.

Words Onscreen

Author: Naomi S. Baron
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199315760
Size: 60.37 MB
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Discusses the rise of e-readers and how their popularity is affecting the way people read books, the way people write books, and what might be lost if reading goes entirely digital.

Neuroplasticity

Author: Moheb Costandi
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262529335
Size: 79.34 MB
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A concise and engaging overview of neuroplasticity for the general reader, describing how our brains change continuously in response to our actions and experiences. --Cover.

Hamlet S Blackberry

Author: William Powers
Publisher: Scribe Publications
ISBN: 1921640782
Size: 37.99 MB
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Using his own life as both laboratory and object lesson, Powers demonstrates why this is the moment to revisit our relationship to screens and mobile technologies, and how profound the rewards of doing so can be.