Culture: Leading Scientists Explore Societies, Art, Power, and Technology by John BrockmanCulture: Leading Scientists Explore Societies, Art, Power, and Technology by John Brockman

Culture: Leading Scientists Explore Societies, Art, Power, and Technology

byJohn Brockman

Paperback | August 11, 2015

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"Theway Brockman interlaces essays about research on the frontiers of science withones on artistic vision, education, psychology and economics is sure to buzzany brain." —Chicago Sun-Times, on This Will Change Everything

Launchinga hard-hitting new series from Edge.org and Harper Perennial, editor JohnBrockman delivers this cutting-edge master class covering everything you needto know about Culture. With original contributions by the world’sleading thinkers and scientists, including Jared Diamond, Daniel C. Dennett,Brian Eno, Jaron Lanier,Nicholas Christakis, and others, Culture offers a mind-expanding primeron a fundamental topic. Unparalleled in scope, depth, insight and quality, Edge.org’s Culture is not to be missed.

The publisher of the online science salon Edge.org, John Brockman is the editor ofThe Universe,This Explains Everything,This Will Make You Smarter, and other volumes. He is the founder of the literary agency Brockman, Inc., and lives in New York City.
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Title:Culture: Leading Scientists Explore Societies, Art, Power, and TechnologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:304 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.68 inPublished:August 11, 2015Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0062023136

ISBN - 13:9780062023131

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Rated 2 out of 5 by from Narrow discussion of technology and culture I had expected a broader discussion of culture, but this book is purely a dialogue about technology and culture, with its blinders on to all other influences.
Date published: 2012-05-10