The Dumbest Generation

Author: Mark Bauerlein
Publisher: Tarcher
ISBN: 9781585427123
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A provocative analysis of what the author believes to be the intellectual shortcomings of today's young adults contends that electronic media originally developed to enhance the learning capacities of the current generation has directly ...

The Dumbest Generation

Author: Mark Bauerlein
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440636893
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The Dumbest Generation pulls no punches as it reveals the true cost of the digital age—and our last chance to fix it.

The Dumbest Generation

Author: Mark Bauerlein
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781585426393
Size: 51.97 MB
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A provocative analysis of what the author believes to be the intellectual shortcomings of today's young adults contends that electronic media originally developed to enhance the learning capacities of the current generation has directly ...

Generation Me

Author: Jean M. Twenge
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743276981
Size: 69.30 MB
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Draws on more than a decade of research to identify the challenges being faced by today's young adults, offering insight into how unprecedented levels of competitiveness, economic imbalances, and changes in sexual dynamics are resulting in ...

Forks Over Knives

Author: Gene Stone
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0857962442
Size: 25.59 MB
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This accessible guide provides all the information you need to adopt and enjoy a plant-based diet, including 125 wonderful recipes from blueberry oat muffins for breakfast, to Mexicali burritos or garlic rosemary polenta for dinner, to ...

Idiot America

Author: Charles Pierce
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 9780767932080
Size: 52.47 MB
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Erudite and razor-sharp, Idiot America is at once an invigorating history lesson, a cutting cultural critique, and a bullish appeal to our smarter selves. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Screen Schooled

Author: Joe Clement
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 1613739540
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As two veteran teachers who have taught thousands of students, Joe Clement and Matt Miles have seen firsthand how damaging technology overuse and misuse has been to our students.

Distracted

Author: Maggie Jackson
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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.

Newsweek

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In his provocative new book "The Dumbest Generation: How the Digital Age
Stupefies Young Americans and Jeopardizes Our Future (Or, Don't Trust Anyone
Under 30)," the Emory University professor of English offers the usual indicators,
grand and slight. From evidence such as a decline in adult literacy (40 percent of
high-school grads had it in 1992; only 31 percent did in 2003) and a rise in
geographic cluelessness (47 percent of the grads in 1950 could name the largest
lake in ...