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    The best-selling author of The Big Switch returns with an explosive look at technology’s effect on the mind.

    “Is Google making us stupid?” When Nicholas Carr posed that question in an Atlantic Monthly cover story, he tapped into a well of anxiety about how the internet is changing us. He also crystallized one of the most important debates of our time: As we enjoy the internet’s bounties, are we sacrificing our ability to read and think deeply?

    Now, Carr expands his argument into the most compelling exploration yet published of the internet’s intellectual and cultural consequences. Weaving insights from philosophy, neuroscience, and history into a rich narrative, The Shallows explains how the internet is rerouting our neural pathways, replacing the subtle mind of the book reader with the distracted mind of the screen watcher. A gripping story of human transformation played out against a backdrop of technological upheaval, The Shallows will forever alter the way we think about media and our minds.

    ©2010 Nicholas Carr (P)2010 Blackstone Audio, Inc.

    Kritikerstimmen

    “Neuroscience and technology buffs, librarians, and Internet users will find this truly compelling.” ( Library Journal)

    “Cogent, urgent, and well worth reading.” (Kirkus Reviews)

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    Valuable insights about human brains

    This book elaborates on various effects that modern technology has on it's neuro plasticity. All despriptions of the author are supported by studies.