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Mind Wide Open: Your Brain and the Neuroscience of Everyday Life

Steven Johnson - Science - 2004 - 288 pages
BRILLIANTLY EXPLORING TODAY'S CUTTING-EDGE BRAIN RESEARCH, MIND WIDE OPEN IS AN UNPRECEDENTED JOURNEY INTO THE ESSENCE OF HUMAN PERSONALITY, ALLOWING READERS TO UNDERSTAND ...
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The Ghost Map: The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic--and how it ...

Steven Johnson - History - 2006 - 299 pages
A historical chronicle of Victorian London's worst cholera outbreak traces the day-by-day efforts of Dr. John Snow, who put his own life on the line in his efforts to prove his ...
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Emergence: The Connected Lives of Ants, Brains, Cities, and Software

Steven Johnson - Computers - 2002 - 288 pages
In the groundbreaking tradition of "Complexity" and "The Society of Mind, " visionary guru Johnson makes sense of the cutting-edge theory of emergence and demonstrates its ...
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Everything Bad is Good for You: How Today's Popular Culture Is Actually ...

Steven Johnson - Social Science - 2006 - 272 pages
Look out for Johnson’s new book, Wonderland, now on sale. Forget everything you’ve ever read about the age of dumbed-down, instant-gratification culture. In this provocative ...
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The Innovator's Cookbook: Essentials for Inventing What Is Next

Steven Johnson - Business & Economics - 2011 - 272 pages
Look out for Johnson’s new book, Wonderland, now on sale. Steven Johnson, author of Where Good Ideas Come From, Emergence, Everything Bad is Good for You, Mind Wide Open and ...
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Future Perfect: The Case For Progress In A Networked Age

Steven Johnson - Social Science - 2012 - 272 pages
Look out for Johnson’s new book, Wonderland, now on sale. Combining the deft social analysis of Where Good Ideas Come From with the optimistic arguments of Everything Bad Is ...
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How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World

Steven Johnson - Technology & Engineering - 2014 - 304 pages
Look out for Johnson’s new book, Wonderland, now on sale. From the New York Times–bestselling author of Where Good Ideas Come From and Everything Bad Is Good for You, a new ...
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Wonderland: How Play Made the Modern World

Steven Johnson - History - 2016 - 336 pages
“A house of wonders itself. . . . Wonderland inspires grins and well-what-d'ya-knows” —The New York Times Book Review From the New York Times–bestselling author of How We Got ...
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A World on Fire: A Heretic, an Aristocrat, and the Race to Discover Oxygen

Joe Jackson - Science - 2007 - 432 pages
Like Charles Seife’s Zero and Dava Sobel’s Longitude, this passionate intellectual history is the story of the intersection of science and the human, in this case the rivals ...
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