The Affluent Society. Pdf

The Affluent Society  

Posted by ksveta6 at Sept. 29, 2015
The Affluent Society

The Affluent Society by John Kenneth Galbraith
1998 | ISBN: 0395925002 | English | 288 pages | EPUB | 1 MB
Elsewhere, U.S.A.: How We Got From the Company Man, Family Dinners, and the Affluent Society to the... (Audiobook) (repost)

Dalton Conley, "Elsewhere, U.S.A.: How We Got From the Company Man, Family Dinners, and the Affluent Society to the Home Office, BlackBerry Moms, and Economic Anxiety" (Audiobook)
English | 2009 | ISBN: 1423377621 | MP3 VBR V5 | 6 hrs 32 mins | 257 Mb

Over the past three decades, our daily lives have changed slowly but dramatically. Boundaries between leisure and work, public space and private space, and home and office have blurred and become permeable. How many of us now work from home, our wireless economy allowing and encouraging us to work 24/7? How many of us talk to our children while scrolling through e-mails on our BlackBerrys? How many of us feel overextended, as we are challenged to play multiple roles – worker, boss, parent, spouse, friend, and client – all in the same instant? Dalton Conley, social scientist and writer, provides us with an X-ray view of our new social reality.

Simulation and Gaming in the Network Society  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Nov. 29, 2016
Simulation and Gaming in the Network Society

Simulation and Gaming in the Network Society (Translational Systems Sciences) by Toshiyuki Kaneda, Hidehiko Kanegae, Yusuke Toyoda, Paola Rizzi
2016 | ISBN: 9811005745 | English | 474 pages | PDF | 13 MB
Advertising in the Aging Society: Understanding Representations, Practitioners, and Consumers in Japan

Advertising in the Aging Society: Understanding Representations, Practitioners, and Consumers in Japan by M. Prieler and F. Kohlbacher
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0230293395 | 155 pages | PDF | 1 MB
"ICIS 2016: Interdisciplinarity and Creativity in the Knowledge Society " ed. by Valentina Mihaela Pomazan

"Proceedings of the International Conference on Interdisciplinary Studies (ICIS 2016): Interdisciplinarity and Creativity in the Knowledge Society" ed. by Valentina Mihaela Pomazan
ITexLi | 2016 | ISBN: 9535127683 9789535127680 | 163 pages | PDF | 47 MB

The 2016 edition aimed to get an in-depth view of the solutions to provide the skills required for real advancement of our society, to emphasize the social need for creative thinking and innovation and to investigate the role creative thinking plays in producing new, integrative knowledge. The present volume summarizes the most relevant papers accepted for presentation during ICIS 2016, held at Ovidius University of Constanta, Romania
The Permission Society: How the Ruling Class Turns Our Freedoms into Privileges and What We Can Do About it

The Permission Society: How the Ruling Class Turns Our Freedoms into Privileges and What We Can Do About it By Timothy Sandefur
2016 | 296 Pages | ISBN: 1594038392 | PDF | 11 MB

The Open Society and Its Enemies, Vol. 1: The Spell of Plato  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Oct. 20, 2016
The Open Society and Its Enemies, Vol. 1: The Spell of Plato

The Open Society and Its Enemies, Vol. 1: The Spell of Plato by Karl R. Popper
English | Feb. 1, 1971 | ISBN: 0691019681 | 804 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Popper was born in 1902 to a Viennese family of Jewish origin. He taught in Austria until 1937, when he emigrated to New Zealand in anticipation of the Nazi annexation of Austria the following year, and he settled in England in 1949.
Terror in the City of Champions: Murder, Baseball, and the Secret Society that Shocked Depression-era Detroit

Terror in the City of Champions: Murder, Baseball, and the Secret Society that Shocked Depression-era Detroit by Tom Stanton
2016 | ISBN: 1493015702 | English | 352 pages | PDF | 7 MB

The Tumbleweed Society: Working and Caring in an Age of Insecurity  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Oct. 2, 2016
The Tumbleweed Society: Working and Caring in an Age of Insecurity

The Tumbleweed Society: Working and Caring in an Age of Insecurity by Allison J. Pugh
2015 | ISBN: 0199957711 | English | 280 pages | PDF | 3 MB

The Hyperlinked Society: Questioning Connections in the Digital Age {Repost}  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Sept. 25, 2016
The Hyperlinked Society: Questioning Connections in the Digital Age {Repost}

The Hyperlinked Society: Questioning Connections in the Digital Age by Joseph Turow
English | 30 July 2008 | ISBN: 0472070436 | 328 Pages | PDF | 31 MB

This book investigates the multi-faceted nature of hyperlinks and their consequences for commerce, communication, and civic discourse in the world of digital media.""The Hyperlinked Society"" focuses on ""links"" as one of the most the basic - and unexamined - features of online life.