Alone together: why we expect more from technology and less from each other
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New York : Basic Books, [2011].
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A wake-up call from a cyber-expert: our use of technology is fueling disturbing levels of isolation, leaving us incapable of distinguishing between true human connection and digital communication
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Book
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xvii, 360 pages ; 25.
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English
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9780465010219, 0465010210

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-348) and index.
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In "Alone Together," MIT technology and society professor Sherry Turkle explores the power of our new tools and toys to dramatically alter our social lives. It's a nuanced exploration of what we are looking for--and sacrificing--in a world of electronic companions and social networking tools, and an argument that, despite the hand-waving of today's self-described prophets of the future, it will be the next generation who will chart the path between isolation and connectivity.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Turkle, S. (2011). Alone together: why we expect more from technology and less from each other. New York: Basic Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Turkle, Sherry. 2011. Alone Together: Why We Expect More From Technology and Less From Each Other. New York: Basic Books.

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Turkle, Sherry, Alone Together: Why We Expect More From Technology and Less From Each Other. New York: Basic Books, 2011.

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Turkle, Sherry. Alone Together: Why We Expect More From Technology and Less From Each Other. New York: Basic Books, 2011. Print.

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