The Resource Tomorrow's people : how 21st century technology is changing the way we think and feel, Susan Greenfield

Tomorrow's people : how 21st century technology is changing the way we think and feel, Susan Greenfield

Label
Tomorrow's people : how 21st century technology is changing the way we think and feel
Title
Tomorrow's people
Title remainder
how 21st century technology is changing the way we think and feel
Statement of responsibility
Susan Greenfield
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In Tomorrow's People acclaimed neuroscientist Susan Greenfield shows that, at the beginning of the twenty-first century, we are standing on the brink of a mind makeover more cataclysmic than anything in our history. The science and technology that are already at the heart of our lives may soon transform not just the way we live but also the way we think and feel. And as we learn to appreciate the dynamism and sensitivity of our brain circuitry the prospect of directly tampering with the very essence of our individuality becomes increasingly likely." "Here Susan Greenfield imagines life in the future: a world free of pain and disease, where we can manipulate our bodies with machinery, our moods with 'smart drugs' and our innate nature with gene therapy. She explores a world where what we eat, our relationships, jobs, even the way we fight wars will be transformed by technology; where 'home' becomes a blur of artificial images, sounds, textures and smells; where any other reality is unnecessary. In this virt
Cataloging source
ADEET
Dewey number
303.483
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
general
Label
Tomorrow's people : how 21st century technology is changing the way we think and feel, Susan Greenfield
Publication
Note
Includes Index
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references: p. 273-276
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Control code
000026425415
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xii, 283 p.
Isbn
9780141008882
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
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.b21307143
System control number
  • 26425415kg
  • (OCoLC)56649714

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