Alone Together

Sherry Turkle

Consider Facebook - it's human contact, only easier to engage with and easier to avoid. Developing technology promises closeness. Sometimes it delivers, but much of our modern life leaves us less conn

ISBN10 : 1459609026 , ISBN13 : 9781459609020

Page Number : 680

Diy U

Anya Kamenetz Chelsea Green Publishing

The price of college tuition has increased more than any other major good or service for the last twenty years. Nine out of ten American high school seniors aspire to go to college, yet the United Sta

ISBN10 : 1603582762 , ISBN13 : 9781603582766

Page Number : 208

Turning To One Another

Margaret J. Wheatley Berrett-Koehler Publishers

Discusses the power of conversation and the conditions--simplicity, personal courage, listening, and diversity--that support it and explains how such conversations can lead to essential social change

ISBN10 : 9781576751459 , ISBN13 : 1576751457

Page Number : 158

Born Digital

Urs Gasser

The first generation of Digital Natives children who were born into and raised in the digital world are coming of age, and soon our world will be reshaped in their image. Our economy, our politics, ou

ISBN10 : 1458725448 , ISBN13 : 9781458725448

Page Number : 576

The Second Self

Sherry Turkle MIT Press

In The Second Self, Sherry Turkle looks at the computer not as a "tool," but as part of our social and psychological lives; she looks beyond how we use computer games and spreadsheets to explore how t

ISBN10 : 0262250675 , ISBN13 : 9780262250672

Page Number : 386

Godly Play

Jerome Berryman Augsburg Books

Meaningful, lasting learning comes from childlike curiosity and play. The approach of this book is to make relgious instruction fun, spontaneous and deeply spiritual. Godly Play is a practical yet inn

ISBN10 : 9780806627854 , ISBN13 : 0806627859

Page Number : 179


Susan Cain Broadway Books

The book that started the Quiet Revolution At least one-third of the people we know are introverts. They are the ones who prefer listening to speaking; who innovate and create but dislike self-promoti

ISBN10 : 0307452204 , ISBN13 : 9780307452207

Page Number : 368

The Food Revolution

John Robbins Conari Press

In 1987, John Robbins published Diet for a New America, which was an early version of this book, and he started the food revolution. He continues to work tirelessly to promote conscious food choices m

ISBN10 : 9781609252922 , ISBN13 : 1609252926

Page Number : 480