DT&L Library

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Finite and Infinite Games
“There are at least two kinds of games,” states James P. Carse as he begins this extraordinary book. “One could be called finite; the other infinite. A finite game is...
Philosophy James P. Carse
Higher Expectations Higher Expectations
In recent decades, cognitive psychologists have cast new light on human development and given colleges new possibilities for helping students acquire skills and qualities that will enhance their lives and...
Education, Philosophy Derek Bok
Made to Stick
Mark Twain once observed, “A lie can get halfway around the world before the truth can even get its boots on.” His observation rings true: Urban legends, conspiracy theories, and...
Communication, Philosophy, Strategy Chip Heath, Dan Heath
Technology vs. Humanity
Futurist Gerd Leonhard breaks new ground again by bringing together mankind's urge to upgrade and automate everything-down to human biology itself-with our timeless quest for freedom and happiness. Before it's...
Communication, Philosophy, Social Sciences Gerd Leonhard
The Human Condition
A work of striking originality bursting with unexpected insights, The Human Condition is in many respects more relevant now than when it first appeared in 1958. In her study of...
Philosophy, Social Sciences Hannah Arendt
The Innovative University The Innovative University
The Innovative University illustrates how higher education can respond to the forces of disruptive innovation , and offers a nuanced and hopeful analysis of where the traditional university and its...
Disruption, Education, History, Innovation, Philosophy Clayton M. Christensen, Henry J. Eyring
The Internet Is Not What You Think It Is
An original deep history of the internet that tells the story of the centuries-old utopian dreams behind it—and explains why they have died today Many think of the internet as...
Philosophy, Privacy, Social Media Justin E. H. Smith