The Internet Of Us

Author: Michael P. Lynch
ISBN: 9780871406613
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Demonstrating that knowledge based on reason plays an essential role in society and that there is much more to 'knowing' than just acquiring information, ... philosopher Michael Patrick Lynch [posits that] our digital way of life makes us ...

In Praise Of Reason

Author: Michael P. Lynch
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262300346
Size: 76.74 MB
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Michael Lynch's In Praise of Reason offers a spirited defense of reason and rationality in an era of widespread skepticism -- when, for example, people reject scientific evidence about such matters as evolution, climate change, and vaccines ...

Big Data

Author: Viktor Mayer-Schönberger
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544002938
Size: 41.54 MB
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Big Data is the first big book about the next big thing.

Facts Are Sacred

Author: Simon Rogers
ISBN: 9780571301614
Size: 33.23 MB
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A full-colour guide to the data that shapes our lives, looking behind the headlines and the soundbites to what's really going on. What are the real effects of the austerity measures? What is the true human cost of the war in Afghanistan?

The Future Of Reputation

Author: Daniel J. Solove
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300138191
Size: 20.24 MB
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This engrossing book, brimming with amazing examples of gossip, slander, and rumor on the Internet, explores the profound implications of the online collision between free speech and privacy.

The Offensive Internet

Author: Saul Levmore
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674050894
Size: 80.11 MB
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The facts are then treated to analysis and policy prescriptions. Read this book and you will never again see the Internet through rose-colored glasses.


Author: Erez Aiden
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101632119
Size: 43.33 MB
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In Uncharted, Erez Aiden and Jean-Baptiste Michel tell the story of how they tapped into this sea of information to create a new kind of telescope: a tool that, instead of uncovering the motions of distant stars, charts trends in human ...

Mindful Tech

Author: David M. Levy
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 030021667X
Size: 21.72 MB
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Never prescriptive, the book opens up new avenues for self-inquiry and will allow readers—in the workplace, in the classroom, and in the privacy of their homes—to make meaningful and powerful changes.

True To Life

Author: Michael P. Lynch
Publisher: Bradford Books
ISBN: 9780262622011
Size: 80.92 MB
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Why truth is important in our everyday lives.