Reclaiming conversation the power of talk in a digital age /

"Preeminent author and researcher Sherry Turkle has been studying digital culture for over thirty years. Long an enthusiast for its possibilities, here she investigates a troubling consequence: at work, at home, in politics, and in love, we find ways around conversation, tempted by the possibil...

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Main Author: Turkle, Sherry,
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Penguin Press, 2015.
Physical Description: 436 pages ; 25 cm.
Table of Contents:
  • The case for conversation. The empathy diaries ; The flight from conversation
  • One chair. Solitude ; Self-reflection
  • Two chairs. Family ; Friendship ; Romance
  • Three chairs. Education ; Work
  • The path forward. The public square ; The nick of time
  • A fourth chair?. The end of forgetting.