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EAN-139780590495479   EAN-13 barcode 9780590495479
Product NameAlone Together: Why We Expect More From Technology And Less From Each Other
LanguageEnglish
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Amazon.comA Buy on Amazon ~ 0465031463
SKU379780590495479
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Height8.25 inches    (convert)
Length5.5 inches    (convert)
Weight12.64 ounces    (convert)
AuthorSherry Turkle
Page Count384
BindingPaperback
Published10/02/2012
FeaturesBasic Books AZ
Long DescriptionTechnology 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 Sherry Turkle argues that as technology ramps up, our emotional lives ramp down. Based on hundreds of interviews and with a new introduction taking us to the present day, Alone Together describes changing, unsettling relationships between friends, lovers, and families.
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