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  • The Dialogues
    The Dialogues (English, Hardback) Clifford V. Johnson

    A series of conversations about science in graphic form, on subjects that range from the science of cooking to the multiverse....

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  • Frankenstein
    Frankenstein (English, Paperback) Mary Shelley

    Includes corrected 1818 text of the novel and seven essays about the novel.

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  • Lifelong Kindergarten
    Lifelong Kindergarten (English, Hardback) Mitchel Resnick

    In today's kindergartens, children spend more time with math worksheets and phonics flashcards than building blocks and finger paint. Kindergarten is becoming more like the rest of school. Here, learning expert Resnick argues for exactly the opposite: the rest of school (even the rest of life) should be more like kindergarten. 5 7/16 x 8.

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  • Incontinence of the Void
    Incontinence of the Void (English, Hardback) Slavoj Zizek

    The "formidably brilliant" ?i?ek considers sexuality, ontology, subjectivity, and Marxian critiques of political economy by way of Lacanian psychoanalysis....

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  • Robot-Proof
    Robot-Proof (English, Hardback) Joseph E. Aoun

    How to educate the next generation of college students to invent, to create, and to discover -- filling needs that even the most sophisticated robot cannot....

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  • Reinforcement Learning
    Reinforcement Learning (English, Hardback) Richard S. Sutton, Andrew G. Barto

    Richard Sutton and Andrew Barto provide a clear and simple account of the key ideas and algorithms of reinforcement learning. Their discussion ranges from the history of the field's intellectual foundations to the most recent developments and applications.

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  • Being-in-the-World
    Being-in-the-World (English, Paperback) Hubert L. Dreyfus

    Being-in-the-World is a guide to one of the most influential philosophical works of this century: Division I of Part One of Being and Time.

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  • The Distracted Mind
    The Distracted Mind (English, Paperback) Dr. Adam Gazzaley, Larry D. Rosen

    Why our brains aren't built for media multitasking, and how we can learn to live with technology in a more balanced way....

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  • Speculative Everything
    Speculative Everything (English, Hardback) Anthony Dunne, Fiona Raby

    Today designers often focus on making technology easy to use, sexy, and consumable. InSpeculative Everything, Anthony Dunne and Fiona Raby propose a kind of design that is used as a tool to create not only things but ideas. For them, design is a means of speculating about how things could be -- to imagine possible futures. This is not the usual sort of predicting or forecasting, spotting trends...

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  • Nonhuman Photography
    Nonhuman Photography (English, Hardback) Joanna Zylinska

    A new philosophy of photography that goes beyond humanist concepts to consider imaging practices from which the human is absent, as both subject and agent....

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  • Machine Learning
    Machine Learning (English, Paperback) Ethem Alpaydin

    Today, machine learning underlies a range of applications we use every day, from product recommendations to voice recognition -- as well as some we don't yet use everyday, including driverless cars. It is the basis of the new approach in computing where we do not write programs but collect data; the idea is to learn the algorithms for the tasks automatically from data. As computing devices grow...

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  • How Institutions Think
    How Institutions Think (English, Paperback) Paul O'Neill

    Reflections on how institutions inform art, curatorial, educational, and research practices while they shape the world around us....

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  • The Internet of Things
    The Internet of Things (English, Paperback) Samuel Greengard

    A guided tour through the Internet of Things, a networked world of connected devices, objects, and people that is changing the way we live and work....

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  • 101 Things I Learned in Architecture School
    101 Things I Learned in Architecture School (English, Hardback) Matthew Frederick

    Concise lessons in design, drawing, the creative process, and presentation, from the basics of "How to Draw a Line" to the complexities of color theory.

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  • Beyond the Self
    Beyond the Self (English, Hardback) Matthieu Ricard, Wolf Singer

    Converging and diverging views on the mind, the self, consciousness, the unconscious, free will, perception, meditation, and other topics....

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  • Bicycle Design
    Bicycle Design (English, Paperback) Tony Hadland, Hans-Erhard Lessing

    The bicycle ranks as one of the most enduring, most widely used vehicles in the world, with more than a billion produced during almost two hundred years of cycling history. This book offers an authoritative and comprehensive account of the bicycle's technical and historical evolution, from the earliest velocipedes (invented to fill the...

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  • The Design of Everyday Things
    The Design of Everyday Things (English, Paperback) Donald A. Norman

    A fully updated and expanded edition of Don Norman's classic and influential work, which pioneered the application of cognitive science to design.Even the smartest among us can feel inept as we try to figure out the shower control in a hotel or attempt to navigate an unfamiliar television set or stove. When The Design of Everyday Things was published in 1988, cognitive scientist Don Norman...

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  • The Sciences of the Artificial
    The Sciences of the Artificial (English, Paperback) Herbert A. Simon

    Continuing his exploration of the organization of complexity and the science of design, this new edition of Herbert Simon's classic work on artificial intelligence adds a chapter that sorts out the current themes and tools--chaos, adaptive systems, genetic algorithms--for analyzing complexity and complex systems.

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  • How to Write a Thesis
    How to Write a Thesis (English, Paperback) Umberto Eco

    Umberto Eco's wise and witty guide to researching and writing a thesis, published in English for the first time. ...

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  • Trap Door
    Trap Door (English, Hardback) Reina Gossett

    Essays, conversations, and archival investigations explore the paradoxes, limitations, and social ramifications of trans representation within contemporary culture....

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