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User Review  - revslick - LibraryThing

Great book in explaining all the ways we have become distracted and continue to go over the edge into an ADD/ADHD dark age, but the author neglects solution and/or application of the argument entirely except to say be more attentive. Read full review

Review: Distracted: The Erosion of Attention and the Coming Dark Age

User Review  - Goodreads

This book had very little to do with what I thought it was about. I expected lots of data and scientific explanation. Instead, it was more like Jackson's lament for a slower life, fleshed out with ... Read full review

Review: Distracted: The Erosion of Attention and the Coming Dark Age

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I kept thinking that my review of this book would start along the lines of, "I wanted to finish it but I was just too... distracted". (I did actually finish it, though.) Yes, I am a skimmer when ... Read full review

Review: Distracted: The Erosion of Attention and the Coming Dark Age

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Subtitled: The Erosion of Attention and the Coming Dark Age. Ironically, I found the book to be very distracted and distracting. It is possible, of course, that I was simply distracted — but I don't ... Read full review

Review: Distracted: The Erosion of Attention and the Coming Dark Age

User Review  - Goodreads

The first part of the book is terrific, positing the tradeoffs of a society that is more connected than ever, yet more unfocused than ever. The fallout is that we're never really able to concentrate ... Read full review


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