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All Societies Die

by Samuel Cohn

In All Societies Die, Samuel Cohn asks us to prepare for the inevitable. Our society is going to die. What are you going to do about it? But he also wants us to know that there's still reason for hope.

In an...


Gaming Utopia

by Claudia Costa Pederson

In Gaming Utopia: Ludic Worlds in Art, Design, and Media, Claudia Costa Pederson analyzes modernist avant-garde and contemporary video games to challenge the idea that gaming is an exclusively white, heterosexual,...


Gaming Utopia

by Claudia Costa Pederson

In Gaming Utopia: Ludic Worlds in Art, Design, and Media, Claudia Costa Pederson analyzes modernist avant-garde and contemporary video games to challenge the idea that gaming is an exclusively white, heterosexual,...


Artificial Intelligence Foundations

by Andrew Lowe & Steve Lawless

In alignment with BCS AI Foundation and Essentials certificates, this introductory guide provides the understanding you need to start building artificial intelligence (AI) capability into your organisation....


Data-Driven Personas

by Bernard J. Jansen, Joni Salminen, Soon-gyo Jung & Kathleen Guan

Data-driven personas are a significant advancement in the fields of human-centered informatics and human-computer interaction. Data-driven personas enhance user understanding by combining the empathy inherent...


The Software Revelation

by Xavier Kahn

Software is everywhere. Yet software doesn?t exist. At least not in the way we typically think about things existing.

Starting from this simple truth, The Software Revelation takes you on a highly entertaining...


Research Advances in ADHD and Technology

by Franceli L. Cibrian, Gillian R. Hayes & Kimberley D. Lakes

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is the most prevalent childhood psychiatric condition, with estimates of more than 5% of children affected worldwide, and has a profound public health, personal,...


Sustainable Space Tourism

by Annette Toivonen

This book explores the relationship between space tourism and the discourse in sustainability and futures research. It offers comprehensive information on the current understanding of the space tourism industry...


Future Rising

by Andrew Maynard

A Compelling Vision of the Future

?Maynard has written a thoughtful and thought-provoking response to the moment we?re in, chronicling how we got here, where we?re going, and what role we have in that journey?...


Moral Responsibility in Twenty-First-Century Warfare

by Steven C. Roach & Amy E. Eckert

Confronts the ethical challenges of warfare carried out by artificial intelligence.

Moral Responsibility in Twenty-First-Century Warfare explores the complex relationship between just war theory and the ethics...


Blockchain Platforms

by Stijn Van Hijfte

This book introduces all the technical features that make up blockchain technology today. It starts with a thorough explanation of all technological concepts necessary to understand any discussions related to...


The Future of Capitalism

by Rudyard Griffiths, Arthur C. Brooks, Yanis Varoufakis & David Brooks et al.

The twenty-fifth semi-annual Munk Debate, held on December 4, 2019, pits editorial director and publisher of the Nation Katrina vanden Heuvel and former finance minister of Greece Yanis Varoufakis against Harvard...


Figure It Out

by Stephen P. Anderson & Karl Fast

Know why information is confusing.


The Jobs To Be Done Playbook

by Jim Kalbach & Michael Schrage

These days, consumers have real power: they can research companies, compare ratings, and find alternatives with a simple tap. Focusing on customer needs isn't a nice–to–have, it's a strategic imperative....


The Autonomous Revolution

by William H. Davidow & Michael S. Malone

The coauthors of the seminal book The Virtual Corporation describe how the rise of artificial intelligence and virtual environments are ushering in an epic cultural transformation—and how we can thrive in...


From What Is to What If

by Rob Hopkins

?Big ideas that just might save the world??The Guardian

The founder of the international Transition Towns movement asks why true creative, positive thinking is in decline, asserts that it's more important now...


Are We There Yet?

by Martin Stewart-Weeks & Simon Cooper

Digital transformation across the public sector has stalled. After over 25 years of considerable time, money, and effort at national, state, and local levels, we?re still not 'there' yet. The reason is that...


Tragic Investment

by R. James Addington

America?s investment in race and racial oppression was central to its early years as a nation?a theme that dates back to Europe?s earliest colonial efforts in the Western Hemisphere. Some of the contemporary...


Tragic Investment

by R. James Addington

America?s investment in race and racial oppression was central to its early years as a nation?a theme that dates back to Europe?s earliest colonial efforts in the Western Hemisphere. Some of the contemporary...


Artificial Intelligence

by Charles Jennings

Self-learning machines called AIs are popping up all around us. They’re real, and really important. They’re affecting our lives—as workers, consumers, investors, citizens, patients and students. AIs bring...