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Alone together : why we expect more from technology and less from each other

Author: Sherry Turkle; Laural Merlington
Publisher: [Old Saybrook, CT] : Tantor Media, Inc., ℗2011.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Sherry Turkle; Laural Merlington
ISBN: 9781452601915 1452601917 9781452631912 1452631913
OCLC Number: 707329342
Notes: Title from container.
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Duration: 15:00:00.
Performer(s): Read by Laurel Merlington.
Description: 12 audio discs (approximately 15 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Sherry Turkle.

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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.

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