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Great acceleration : how the world is getting faster, faster / Robert Colville.

Colvile, Robert, (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Jay Co PL - Portland 303.483 C727 (Text) 76383000441418 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 163286455X
  • ISBN: 9781632864550
  • Physical Description: 390 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, [2016].

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Summary, etc.: Exploring theories surrounding the effect of this speed on our minds and bodies, Colvile reveals how, contrary to gloomier predictions, living in a faster age might be beneficial for us, both physically and mentally. In addition to the universe of social media, he examines the opportunities that faster communication and operation could bring to everything from music, film, and books to transportation, politics, and government.
Subject: Technology and civilization.
Technological innovations.

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