Reclaiming Conversation
  • Author : Sherry Turkle
  • Release Date : 05 July 2022
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • Pages : 436
  • ISBN 13 : 9781594205552
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Book excerpt: An engaging look at how technology is undermining our creativity and relationships and how face-to-face conversation can help us get it back.

Reclaiming Conversation

Reclaiming Conversation

Author : Sherry Turkle
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
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An engaging look at how technology is undermining our creativity and relationships and how face-to-face conversation can help us get it back....

Reclaiming Conversation

Reclaiming Conversation

Author : Sherry Turkle
Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Social Science
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“In a time in which the ways we communicate and connect are constantly changing, and not always for the better, Sherry Turkle provides a much needed voice of caution and reason to help explain what the f*** is going on.” —Aziz Ansari, author of Modern Romance Renowned media scholar Sherry ...

Reclaiming Conversation

Reclaiming Conversation

Author : Sherry Turkle
Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Social Science
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“In a time in which the ways we communicate and connect are constantly changing, and not always for the better, Sherry Turkle provides a much needed voice of caution and reason to help explain what the f*** is going on.” —Aziz Ansari, author of Modern Romance Renowned media scholar Sherry ...

The Empathy Diaries

The Empathy Diaries

Author : Sherry Turkle
Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Winner of the 2021 National Jewish Book Award in Autobiography & Memoir! “A beautiful book… an instant classic of the genre.” —Dwight Garner, New York Times • A New York Times Critics’ Top Book of 2021 • A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice • Named a Best Nonfiction Book of 2021 by Kirkus MIT psychologist ...

We Need to Talk

We Need to Talk

Author : Celeste Headlee
Publisher : HarperCollins
Genre : Self-Help
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“WE NEED TO TALK.” In this urgent and insightful book, public radio journalist Celeste Headlee shows us how to bridge what divides us--by having real conversations BASED ON THE TED TALK WITH OVER 10 MILLION VIEWS NPR's Best Books of 2017 Winner of the 2017 Silver Nautilus Award in Relationships & Communication “We Need ...

Alone Together

Alone Together

Author : Sherry Turkle
Publisher : Basic Books
Genre : Psychology
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"Savvy and insightful." --New York Times Technology has become the architect of our intimacies. Online, we fall prey to the illusion of companionship, gathering thousands of Twitter and Facebook friends, and confusing tweets and wall posts with authentic communication. But this relentless connection leads to a deep solitude. MIT professor ...

Making Conversation

Making Conversation

Author : Fred Dust
Publisher : HarperCollins
Genre : Business & Economics
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A former Senior Partner and Global Managing Director at the legendary design firm IDEO shows how to design conversations and meetings that are creative and impactful. Conversations are one of the most fundamental means of communicating we have as humans. At their best, conversations are unconstrained, authentic and open—two ...

Reclaiming Your Community

Reclaiming Your Community

Author : Majora Carter
Publisher : Berrett-Koehler Publishers
Genre : Business & Economics
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Majora Carter shows how brain drain cripples low-status communities and maps out a development strategy focused on talent retention to help them break out of economic stagnation. "My musical, In the Heights, explores issues of community, gentrification, identity and home, and the question: Are happy endings only ones that involve ...

Mona in the Promised Land

Mona in the Promised Land

Author : Gish Jen
Publisher : Vintage
Genre : Fiction
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A New York Times Notable Book In these pages, acclaimed author Gish Jen portrays the day-to-day of American multiculturalism with poignancy and wit, introducing us to teenaged Mona Chang, who in 1968 moves with her newly prosperous family to Scarshill, New York. Here, the Chinese are seen as "the new Jews." ...

The Inner History of Devices

The Inner History of Devices

Author : Sherry Turkle
Publisher : MIT Press
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Memoir, clinical writings, and ethnography inform new perspectives on the experience of technology; personal stories illuminate how technology enters the inner life. For more than two decades, in such landmark studies as The Second Self and Life on the Screen, Sherry Turkle has challenged our collective imagination with her insights ...

Listen Like You Mean It

Listen Like You Mean It

Author : Ximena Vengoechea
Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Self-Help
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“Full of revealing, instantly applicable ideas for leveraging your strengths and overcoming your weaknesses.” —Adam Grant, author of Think Again and Originals, and host of the TED podcast WorkLife For many of us, listening is simply something we do on autopilot. We hear just enough of what others say to ...

Simulation and Its Discontents

Simulation and Its Discontents

Author : Sherry Turkle
Publisher : MIT Press
Genre : Computers
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How the simulation and visualization technologies so pervasive in science, engineering, and design have changed our way of seeing the world. Over the past twenty years, the technologies of simulation and visualization have changed our ways of looking at the world. In Simulation and Its Discontents, Sherry Turkle examines the ...

Typical American

Typical American

Author : Gish Jen
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Genre : Fiction
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This “irresistible novel” of Chinese immigrants navigating the American dream is “startling [and] heartrending, without ever losing its comic touch” (Entertainment Weekly). Gish Jen reinvents the American immigrant story through the Chang family, who first come to the United States with no intention of staying. But when the Communists assume ...