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User Review  - nnschiller - LibraryThing

I finished this on the plane heading into LA. I really, really enjoyed reading the book, but it is going to take me quite a bit of time to unpack it. I was surprised that its reviews were so mixed. It ... Read full review

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User Review  - dcornwall - LibraryThing

Actually finished a month ago. Enjoyable and well documented read. Especially enjoyed the chapter on science. I believe libraries can do the five things Weinberger believes we need to create a smarter network. Read full review

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User Review  - albertgoldfain - LibraryThing

An easy read about the new nature of knowing in the hyperlinked age, but none of the conclusions are very profound. I did like some of the examples and especially the advocacy of open access publishing and publishing unfiltered "rough drafts" in science. Read full review

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User Review  - shadowofthewind - LibraryThing

The focus of Weinberger's new book, Too Big to Know, is the changing world of knowledge. We have gone from having singular experts, think tanks, and books, to a vast assortment of information ... Read full review

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User Review  - paulsignorelli - LibraryThing

David Weinberger’s "Too Big To Know" is everything we’ve come to expect from him: engaging, thought-provoking, introspective, and even gently self-effacing. We gain a lot through Weinberger's ... Read full review

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User Review  - getaneha - LibraryThing

In this book, David Weinberger offers yet his staunchest critique on well established conceptual and theoretical foundations of knowledge including the DIKW pyramid that most computer science and ... Read full review

TOO BIG TO KNOW: Rethinking Knowledge Now that the Facts Aren't the Facts, Experts Are Everywhere, and the Smartest Person In the Room Is the Room

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Razor-sharp analysis of the state of knowledge in the age of computer networking.Weinberger (Everything Is Miscellaneous: The Power of the New Digital Disorder, 2007, etc.), a senior researcher at ... Read full review

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User Review  - AThurman - LibraryThing

No great discoveries here, but a consistently interesting look at the impact of the internet on knowledge. Read full review

Review: Too Big to Know: Rethinking Knowledge Now That the Facts Aren't the Facts, Experts Are Everywhere, and the Smartest Person in the Room Is the Room

User Review  - Jonathan - Goodreads

A cogent argument about the challenge posed to society by the changing nature of knowledge in a networked age. Notable for its common sense reasoning, practical suggestions and accessibility. A must read for educators. Read full review

Review: Too Big to Know: Rethinking Knowledge Now That the Facts Aren't the Facts, Experts Are Everywhere, and the Smartest Person in the Room Is the Room

User Review  - Jean - Goodreads

Read a review at : http://www.theatlantic.com/technology... Read full review


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