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How Sharing in the Digital Age Improves the Way We Work and Live
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Product Number: C00057
Released: Sep 27, 2011
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781461839422
Narrator/s: Jeff Jarvis
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An acclaimed journalist and blogger, Jeff Jarvis is a strong advocate for social media and its ability to transform the world. As the influence of social media such as Facebook and Twitter grows, many critics are alarmed at how this public sharing is adversely affecting the people and cultures of the world. On the other hand, as Jarvis provocatively argues, these new technologies are providing a great boon to the world and bringing about an era of sharing and community unlike any seen before.

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Author(s): Jeff Jarvis
Narrator(s): Jeff Jarvis
Product Number Z00167
Released: Nov 01, 2011
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ISBN: #9781461845720
Author(s): Jeff Jarvis
Narrator(s): Jeff Jarvis
Product Number MP0219
Released: Nov 22, 2011
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ISBN: #9781461840862
Author(s): Jeff Jarvis
Product Number EB00570741
Released: Sep 25, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
ISBN: #9781451636376

Professional reviews

"So much discussion today focuses on privacy and what we lose when we share our lives online. This book turns that argument on its head by challenging us to think about how sharing can also enrich our lives. Author/narrator Jeff Jarvis's voice has a slight nasal tone, and his pronunciation can be mushy, but his enthusiasm and energy make the book come alive. Jarvis varies his pitch and tone to keep us interested, and he's able to accentuate both his jokes and main points. What we share about our lives is a hot topic today, and Jarvis has some provocative things to say about it. R.I.G. (c) AudioFile 2012, Portland, Maine"

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