Impact of science & technology on society books

4633 books were found.

Don't Be Evil: The Case Against Big Tech

Don't Be Evil: The Case Against Big Tech

Author: Rana Foroohar
ISBN: 9780241427903
Format: Paperback
$35.00

Today Google and Facebook receive 90% of the world's news ad-spending. Amazon takes half of all ecommerce in the...  Read More >>

Technology and Society: A World History

Technology and Society: A World History

Author: Andrew Ede (University of Alberta)
ISBN: 9781108441087
Format: Paperback
$77.60

Technology and Society: A World History, ranging from the age of stone tools to the digital revolution, offers an...  Read More >>

Technology and Society: A World History

Technology and Society: A World History

Author: Andrew Ede (University of Alberta)
ISBN: 9781108425605
Format: Hardback
$194.04

Technology and Society: A World History, ranging from the age of stone tools to the digital revolution, offers an...  Read More >>

The Crowd and the Cosmos: Adventures in the Zooniverse

The Crowd and the Cosmos: Adventures in the Zooniverse...

Author: Chris Lintott (Professor of Astrophysics, University of Oxford, and Principal Investigator, Zooniverse)
ISBN: 9780198842224
Format: Hardback
$39.95

Astronomer and TV presenter Chris Lintott tells the story of the Zooniverse, the platform which enables hundreds...  Read More >>

You Look Like a Thing and I Love You

You Look Like a Thing and I Love You

Author: Janelle Shane
ISBN: 9781472269065
Format: Paperback
$32.99

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Where Truth Lies: Digital Culture and Documentary Media after 9/11

Where Truth Lies: Digital Culture and Documentary Media...

Author: Kris Fallon
ISBN: 9780520300934
Format: Paperback
$75.04

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The End of the Future: Governing Consequence in the Age of Digital Sovereignty

The End of the Future: Governing Consequence in the...

Author: Stephanie Polsky
ISBN: 9781680531572
Format: Hardback
$393.30

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Don't Be Evil: The Case Against Big Tech

Don't Be Evil: The Case Against Big Tech

Author: Rana Foroohar
ISBN: 9780241404287
Format: Hardback
$45.00

Today Google and Facebook receive 90% of the world's news ad-spending. Amazon takes half of all ecommerce in the...  Read More >>

Social Impacts of Smart Grids: The Future of Smart Grids and Energy Market Design

Social Impacts of Smart Grids: The Future of Smart Grids...

Author: Wadim Strielkowski (Visiting Professor in Resource Economics, University of California, Berkeley, and Professor of Energy, Prague Business School)
ISBN: 9780128177709
Format: Paperback
$330.00

Social Impacts of Smart Grids: The Future of Smart Grids and Energy Market Design explores the significant, unexplored...  Read More >>

Being Material

Being Material

Author: Marie-Pier Boucher ,  Stefan Helmreich (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
ISBN: 9780262043281
Format: Hardback
$105.47

Explorations of the many ways of being material in the digital age.  Read More >>

Beyond the Valley: How Innovators around the World are Overcoming Inequality and Creating the Technologies of Tomorrow

Beyond the Valley: How Innovators around the World are...

Author: Ramesh Srinivasan (Associate Professor of Information Studies and Design-Media Arts, University of California, Los Angeles)
ISBN: 9780262043137
Format: Hardback
$79.07

How to repair the disconnect between designers and users, producers and consumers, and tech elites and the rest...  Read More >>

The Story of Codes

The Story of Codes

Author: Stephen Pincock ,  Mark Frary
ISBN: 9781911130895
Format: Hardback
$39.99

From the Bible code to the Voynich manuscript, from subtly altered hieroglyphs carved into ancient Egyptian monuments...  Read More >>

Nano Comes to Life: How Nanotechnology Is Transforming Medicine and the Future of Biology

Nano Comes to Life: How Nanotechnology Is Transforming...

Author: Sonia Contera
ISBN: 9780691168807
Format: Hardback
$65.87

The nanotechnology revolution that will transform human health and longevity Nano Comes to Life opens a window...  Read More >>

Artificial Intelligence: A Guide for Thinking Humans

Artificial Intelligence: A Guide for Thinking Humans...

Author: Melanie Mitchell
ISBN: 9780241404829
Format: Hardback
$35.00

No recent scientific enterprise has proved as alluring, terrifying, and filled with extravagant promise and frustrating...  Read More >>

Hacking Diversity: The Politics of Inclusion in Open Technology Cultures

Hacking Diversity: The Politics of Inclusion in Open...

Author: Christina Dunbar-Hester
ISBN: 9780691192888
Format: Paperback
$56.93

A firsthand look at efforts to improve diversity in software and hackerspace communities Hacking, as a mode of...  Read More >>

Hacking Diversity: The Politics of Inclusion in Open Technology Cultures

Hacking Diversity: The Politics of Inclusion in Open...

Author: Christina Dunbar-Hester
ISBN: 9780691182070
Format: Hardback
$181.13

A firsthand look at efforts to improve diversity in software and hackerspace communities Hacking, as a mode of...  Read More >>

Human Compatible: AI and the Problem of Control

Human Compatible: AI and the Problem of Control

Author: Stuart Russell
ISBN: 9780241335208
Format: Hardback
$45.00

Creating superior intelligence would be the biggest event in human history. Unfortunately, according to the world's...  Read More >>

The School in the Cloud: The Emerging Future of Learning

The School in the Cloud: The Emerging Future of Learning...

Author: Sugata Mitra
ISBN: 9781506389172
Format: Paperback
$72.42

The Science and the Story of the Future of Learning In 1999, Sugata Mitra conducted the famous Hole in the...  Read More >>

Because Internet: Understanding how language is changing

Because Internet: Understanding how language is changing...

Author: Gretchen McCulloch
ISBN: 9781787302310
Format: Hardback
$29.99

THE ACCLAIMED NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER. Because Internet is for anyone who's ever puzzled over how to punctuate...  Read More >>

Productivity Machines: German Appropriations of American Technology from Mass Production to Computer Automation

Productivity Machines: German Appropriations of American...

Author: Corinna Schlombs (Assistant Professor, Rochester Institute of Technology)
ISBN: 9780262537391
Format: Paperback
$92.40

How productivity culture and technology became emblematic of the American economic system in pre- and postwar Germany....  Read More >>

How Green is Your Smartphone?

How Green is Your Smartphone?

Author: Richard Maxwell ,  Toby Miller
ISBN: 9781509534722
Format: Paperback
$20.95

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