: iBrain: Surviving the Technological Alteration of the Modern Mind ( ): Dr. Gary Small, Gigi Vorgan: Books. In his book iBrain: Surviving the Technological Alteration of the Modern Mind, Gary Small, one of America’s leading neuroscientists, explores the remarkable. Brief review of iBrain: Surviving the technological alteration of the modern mind by Gary Small and Gigi Vorgan. Article (PDF Available) · June with
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Also, for these sections, there’s almost no narrative, description, or new data–just preachy advice. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Scientifically backed up information, nearly half the book is references to studies done.
Learn more about Amazon Prime. Then again the last two chapters are designed to help digital addicts and digital retards, so if you are neither of those things you can skip them.
It is a great book talking about the advantages of being born in such a technological world like the ability to multi-task small also explains the apparent disadvantages like a lack of social skills and communication.
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iBrain: Surviving the Technological Alteration of the Modern Mind
Jul 15, Kelly Hayes rated it did not like it Shelves: Open Preview See a Problem? I think this is a bias of perception. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Dec 28, Joe Haynes rated it liked it. View all 4 comments. Unfortunately, this book was not what I thought it was going to be about–I think it’s geared towards the older generation, which is fine, just not for me.
Jan 13, Josh Chalmers rated it liked it Shelves: I wasn’t very impressed, and I fully disagree with many of the author’s ibeain. Most of it is really interesting in a discovery-channel kind of way, but the last two chapters are so elementary that they come smalll as a bit condescending. Though the book concludes with a scant resource guide on how to better cope with our modern world, it does not much raise the big question: I thought this was a unique look at how the human brain processes things differently – even using different areas of the brain – as a result of technology in our lives.
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Aug 11, Rae rated it it was ok Shelves: There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Shaped by the era inrain Google and limitless access to news and information, the brains of your coworkers, your children, and your competition are remapping, retooling, and evolving. I understand that part of the book’s purpose was to propose a set of This is smlal interesting book that discusses technology’s impact on our brain.
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iBrain: Surviving the Technological Alteration of the Modern Mind by Gary Small
It does have some interesting insights in the ibraib few chapters. Oct 12, Nicole rated it did not like it Shelves: Although I found the idea for the book interesting, I though the execution, organization, and writing in this book horrible. To ask other readers questions about iBrainplease sign up. Share your thoughts with other customers. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.
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I didn’t like the psychobabble that seemed to dominate the second gxry of the book.