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World wide mind : the coming integration of humanity, machines and the Internet / Michael Chorost.

Chorost, Michael. (Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 612.82 CHO (Text) 31951003590533 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -
 World Wide Mind: In Memory of Gary Wright.
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield 612.82 Chorost (Text) 78292000305702 Adult Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781439119143 :
  • ISBN: 1439119147 :
  • Physical Description: vii, 242 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 1st Free Press hardcover ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2011.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-230) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue: A dead Blackberry - The push-pull dynamic of evolution -- What does it mean to "read a mind"? -- The physics of the mind -- The most intimate interface -- Your brain is more complex than a galaxy -- The most disconnected man in the world -- Breaking the internet addiction -- The counterclockwise mouse -- The most connected man in the world -- The future of individuality -- How could the world wide mind become self-aware? -- Childhood's beginning.
Citation/References Note:
Bklst 12/15/2010
PW 11/15/2010
Kirkus 01/01/2011
Subject: Computational neuroscience.
Brain mapping > Data processing.
Interpersonal communication > Technological innovations.
Thought and thinking.

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