Alone Together

Alone Together

Why We Expect More From Technology and Less From Each Other

Audiobook CD - 2011
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MIT technology and society professor Sherry Turkle explores the power of our new tools and toys to dramatically alter our social lives. It is an exploration of what we are looking for, and sacrificing, in a world of electronic companions and social networking tools. She tackles the precarious balance between isolation and connectivity introduced by the growth of social networking technologies.
Publisher: [Old Saybrook, CT] : Tantor Media, Inc., p2011.
ISBN: 9781452601915
1452601917
Call Number: 303.4833 TURKLE
Characteristics: 12 compact discs (ca. 15 hrs.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects: Compact discs, Book.
Interpersonal relations.
Social isolation.
Communication and technology.
Social networks.
Technology -- Social aspects.
Technology -- Psychological aspects.
Technology.
Additional Contributors: Merlington, Laural

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"...want to believe and won't let anyone take this away ..."

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"... What we ask of robots shows us what we need..."

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