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Rebuilt : my journey back to the hearing world

Autor: Michael Chorost
Editora: Boston [Mass.] : Houghton Mifflin, 2006, ©2005.
Edição/Formato   Print book : Biografia : Inglês : 1st Mariner books edVer todas as edições e formatos
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"After Michael chorost suddenly lost what was left of his hearing, he took the radical step of having a chochlear implant--atiny computer--installed in his head. A technological marvel, the device not only restored him to the world of sound, but also could be routinely upgraded with new software. Despite his initial fear of the technology's potentially dehumanizing effects, Chorost's implant allowed him to connect  Ler mais...
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Gênero/Forma: Biography
Pessoa Denominada: Michael Chorost
Tipo de Material: Biografia
Tipo de Documento: Livro
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Michael Chorost
ISBN: 0618717609 9780618717606
Número OCLC: 68890327
Notas: "A Mariner book."
Descrição: 232 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsabilidade: Michael Chorost.

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"After Michael chorost suddenly lost what was left of his hearing, he took the radical step of having a chochlear implant--atiny computer--installed in his head. A technological marvel, the device not only restored him to the world of sound, but also could be routinely upgraded with new software. Despite his initial fear of the technology's potentially dehumanizing effects, Chorost's implant allowed him to connect with others in surprising ways: as a cyborg, he learned about love, joined a writing group, and formed deeper friendships. More profoundly, his perception of the world around him was dramatically altered"--Page 4 of cover.

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