Books tagged: marshall mcluhan

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Give Paz a Chance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,490. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011 by Pennylesse. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Give Paz a Chance collects essays in media studies, cultural criticism, and politics by former White House and State Department official Joseph P. Duggan. The title essay lauds Octavio Paz's commitment to criticism as a way of thinking with integrity, as ”the imagination cured of fantasies and determined to face the world's realities.”
The Zuckerberg Galaxy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011 by Pennylesse. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social networking
A Primer for Navigating the Media Maelstrom. Centennial tribute to Marshall McLuhan, who foresaw the Internet, Google, Wikipedia, and e-commerce in his classic Gutenberg Galaxy. Shows how McLuhan enhances his friend Peter Drucker's work on management and innovation. The Zuckerberg Galaxy also examines social media's disruption of human nature, making people "discarnate."
TV Monsters
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Price: Free! Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mashups
If you like stories told in verse, this book is for you. If you like slightly odd, mysterious tales featuring kids, aliens, and and delightful grandfathers, this book is for you. Most of all, if you have ever had the sneaking suspicion while watching television that something is just not right, that perhaps there is someone on the other side of that screen watching you watch- this book is for you.
Möten med Internet Generationen
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Series: Från Konsumtion till Internet i en Värld av Elektricitet, Andra Boken. Price: Free! Words: 100,020. Language: Swedish. Published: July 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
En sak som konfunderat mig under de år jag rest är att den unga generationen skiljer sig så enormt från tidigare generationer. Jag hade träffat dem vid flera tillfällen och jag har en son som föddes 1991 vars uppväxt jag följt på nära håll. Varför denna otroliga skillnad? Kunde det vara Internet, och i så fall, varför? Vad är det som gör att vi har en generation som har så hög empatiförmåga?