DT&L Library

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Broad Band Broad Band
"This is a radically important, timely work," says Miranda July, filmmaker and author of The First Bad Man. The history of technology you probably know is one of men and...
Biography & Autobiography, History, Science, Technology & Engineering Claire L. Evans
Chaos Chaos
Examines the new science of chaos--a scientific revolution that is dramatically altering established perceptions and understandings of the world--and reveals a new way of seeing order and pattern in the...
Science James Gleick
Constitution 3.0 Constitution 3.0
At the beginning of the twenty-first century, breathtaking changes in technology are posing stark challenges to our constitutional values. From free speech to privacy, from liberty and personal autonomy to...
Ideas, Innovation, Law, Political Science, Science, Technology & Engineering Jeffrey Rosen
Data and Goliath Data and Goliath
You are under surveillance right now. Your cell phone provider tracks your location and knows who’s with you. Your online and in-store purchasing patterns are recorded, and reveal if you're...
Computer & Internet Law, Computers, Privacy, Science, Surveillance, Technology & Engineering Bruce Schneier
Homo Deus
Yuval Noah Harari, author of the critically-acclaimed New York Times bestseller and international phenomenon Sapiens, returns with an equally original, compelling, and provocative book, turning his focus toward humanity’s future,...
Culture, History, Science Yuval Noah Harari
How to Prepare for Climate Change How to Prepare for Climate Change
You might not realize it, but we’re already living through the beginnings of climate chaos. In Arizona, laborers now start their day at 3 a.m. because it’s too hot to...
Climate, Science David Pogue
Information Technology Law
The fifth edition of Information Technology Law continues to be dedicated to a detailed analysis of and commentary on the latest developments within this burgeoning field of law. It provides...
Law, Science, Technology & Engineering Diana Rowland, Uta Kohl, Andrew Charlesworth
Life 3.0
How will Artificial Intelligence affect crime, war, justice, jobs, society and our very sense of being human? The rise of AI has the potential to transform our future more than...
Biotechnology, Robotics, Science Max Tegmark
Paraxial Light Beams with Angular Momentum Paraxial Light Beams with Angular Momentum
Fundamental and applied concepts concerning the ability of light beams to carry a certain mechanical angular momentum (AM) with respect to the propagation axis are reviewed and discussed in this...
Science A. Bekshaev, M. Soskin, M. Vasnetsov
Sapiens
From a renowned historian comes a groundbreaking narrative of humanity’s creation and evolution—a #1 international bestseller—that explores the ways in which biology and history have defined us and enhanced our...
Cultural Anthropology, Culture, Science Yuval Noah Harari
Speech Police
The internet was designed to be a kind of free-speech paradise, but a lot of the material on it turned out to incite violence, spread untruth, and promote hate. Over...
Computer & Internet Law, Law, Science, Social Media David Kaye
The Twenty-Six Words That Created the Internet The Twenty-Six Words That Created the Internet
"No provider or user of an interactive computer service shall be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider." Did you know that...
Computer & Internet Law, Computers, Law, Science, Technology & Engineering Jeff Kosseff
The Uninhabitable Earth The Uninhabitable Earth
It is worse, much worse, than you think. If your anxiety about global warming is dominated by fears of sea-level rise, you are barely scratching the surface of what terrors...
Climate, Politics & Government, Public Policy, Science, Sustainability David Wallace-Wells
Tomorrow’s Lawyers
Tomorrow's Lawyers predicts that we are at the beginning of a period of fundamental transformation in law: a time in which we will see greater change than we have seen...
Computer & Internet Law, Future of Work, Law, Science, Technology & Engineering Richard Susskind