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  • The Design of Everyday Things

    The Design of Everyday Things
    av Donald A. Norman

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262525671

    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 atte…

  • A Composer's Guide to Game Music

    A Composer's Guide to Game Music
    av Winifred Phillips

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262534499

    A comprehensive, practical guide to composing video game music, from acquiring the necessary skills to finding work in the field.Music in video games is often a sophisticated, complex composition that serves to engage the player, set the pace of pla…

  • Why So Slow?

    Why So Slow?
    av Virginia Valian

    Pocket - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262720311

    Virginia Valian uses concepts and data from psychology, sociology, economics, and biology to explain the disparity in the professional advancement of men and women.Why do so few women occupy positions of power and prestige? Virginia Valian uses conc…

  • Introduction to Algorithms

    Introduction to Algorithms
    av Thomas H. Cormen

    Klotband - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262033848

    The latest edition of the essential text and professional reference, with substantial new material on such topics as vEB trees, multithreaded algorithms, dynamic programming, and edge-based flow.Some books on algorithms are rigorous but incomplete;…

  • Introduction to Computation and Programming Using Python

    Introduction to Computation and Programming Using Python
    av John V. Guttag

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262529624

    The new edition of an introductory text that teaches students the art of computational problem solving, covering topics ranging from simple algorithms to information visualization.This book introduces students with little or no prior programming exp…

  • How to Write a Thesis

    How to Write a Thesis
    av Umberto Eco

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262527132

    Umberto Eco's wise and witty guide to researching and writing a thesis, published in English for the first time. By the time Umberto Eco published his best-selling novel The Name of the Rose, he was one of Italy's most celebrated intellectuals, a di…

  • An Inclusive Academy

    An Inclusive Academy
    av Abigail J. Stewart

    Klotband - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262037846

    How colleges and universities can live up to their ideals of diversity, and why inclusivity and excellence go hand in hand.Most colleges and universities embrace the ideals of diversity and inclusion, but many fall short, especially in the hiring, r…

  • The Embodied Mind

    The Embodied Mind
    av Francisco J. Varela

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262529365

    A new edition of a classic work that originated the "embodied cognition" movement and was one of the first to link science and Buddhist practices.This classic book, first published in 1991, was one of the first to propose the "embodied cognition" ap…

  • 101 Things I Learned in Architecture School

    101 Things I Learned in Architecture School
    av Matthew Frederick

    Klotband - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262062664

    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.This is a book that students of architecture will want to keep in the studio and in their backpac…

  • The Elements of Computing Systems

    The Elements of Computing Systems
    av Noam Nisan

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262640688

    A textbook with a hands-on approach that leads students through the gradual construction of a complete and working computer system including the hardware platform and the software hierarchy.In the early days of computer science, the interactions of…

  • Thoughtful Interaction Design

    Thoughtful Interaction Design
    av Jonas Loewgren

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262622097

    The authors of Thoughtful Interaction Design go beyond the usual technical concerns of usability and usefulness to consider interaction design from a design perspective. The shaping of digital artifacts is a design process that influences the form a…

  • Hamlet on the Holodeck

    Hamlet on the Holodeck
    av Janet H. Murray

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262533485

    An updated edition of the classic book on digital storytelling, with a new introduction and expansive chapter commentaries.I want to say to all the hacker-bards from every field-gamers, researchers, journalists, artists, programmers, scriptwriters,…

  • Hamlet on the Holodeck

    Hamlet on the Holodeck
    av Janet H. Murray

    Pocket - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262631877

    Stories define how we think, play, and understand our lives. In this comprehensive and readable book-already a classic statement of the aesthetics of digital media, acclaimed by practitioners and theorists alike-Janet Murray shows how the computer i…

  • The New Librarianship Field Guide

    The New Librarianship Field Guide
    av R. David Lankes

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262529082

    How librarians can be radical positive change agents in their communities, dedicated to learning and making a difference.This book offers a guide for librarians who see their profession as a chance to make a positive difference in their communities-…

  • Ecopsychology

    Ecopsychology

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262517782

    An ecopsychology that integrates our totemic selves-our kinship with a more than human world-with our technological selves.We need nature for our physical and psychological well-being. Our actions reflect this when we turn to beloved pets for compan…

  • Sound Unbound

    Sound Unbound

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262633635

    The role of sound and digital media in an information-based society: artists-from Steve Reich and Pierre Boulez to Chuck D and Moby-describe their work.If Rhythm Science was about the flow of things, Sound Unbound is about the remix-how music, art,…

  • The Four Books on Architecture

    The Four Books on Architecture
    av Andrea Palladio

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262661331

    The Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio was one of the most influential figures that the field of architecture has ever produced. For classical architects, the term Palladian stands for a vocabulary of architectural forms embodying perfection and…

  • Return from the Stars

    Return from the Stars
    av Stanislaw Lem

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262538480

    An astronaut returns to Earth after a ten-year mission and finds a society that he barely recognizes.Stanislaw Lem's Return from the Stars recounts the experiences of Hal Bregg, an astronaut who returns from an exploratory mission that lasted ten ye…

  • The Design Way

    The Design Way
    av Harold G. Nelson

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262526708

    A book that lays out the fundamental concepts of design culture and outlines a design-driven way to approach the world.Humans did not discover fire-they designed it. Design is not defined by software programs, blueprints, or font choice. When we cre…

  • The Discipline of Organizing

    The Discipline of Organizing

    Klotband - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262518505

    A framework for the theory and practice of organizing that integrates the concepts and methods of information organization and information retrieval.Organizing is such a common activity that we often do it without thinking much about it. In our dail…

  • A Culture of Improvement

    A Culture of Improvement
    av Robert Friedel

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262514019

    How technological change in the West has been driven by the pursuit of improvement: a history of technology, from plows and printing presses to penicillin, the atomic bomb, and the computer.Why does technology change over time, how does it change, a…

  • From Darwin to Derrida

    From Darwin to Derrida
    av David Haig

    Klotband - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262043786

    How the meaningless process of natural selection produces purposeful beings who find meaning in the world.In From Darwin to Derrida, evolutionary biologist David Haig explains how a physical world of matter in motion gave rise to a living world of p…

  • The Architectural Uncanny

    The Architectural Uncanny
    av Anthony Vidler

    Pocket - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262720182

    Anthony Vidler interprets contemporary buildings and projects in light of the resurgent interest in the uncanny as a metaphor for a fundamentally "unhomely" modern condition.The Architectural Uncanny presents an engaging and original series of medit…

  • Artificial Unintelligence

    Artificial Unintelligence
    av Meredith Broussard

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262537018

    A guide to understanding the inner workings and outer limits of technology and why we should never assume that computers always get it right.In Artificial Unintelligence, Meredith Broussard argues that our collective enthusiasm for applying computer…

  • Experiencing Architecture

    Experiencing Architecture
    av Steen Eiler Rasmussen

    Pocket - 1964 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262680028

    A classic examination of superb design through the centuries.Widely regarded as a classic in the field, Experiencing Architecture explores the history and promise of good design. Generously illustrated with historical examples of designing excellenc…

  • Financial Modeling

    Financial Modeling
    av Simon Benninga

    Klotband - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262027281

    A substantially revised edition of a bestselling text combining explanation and implementation using Excel; for classroom use or as a reference for finance practitioners. Financial Modeling is now the standard text for explaining the implementation…

  • The Environmental Humanities

    The Environmental Humanities
    av Robert S. Emmett

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262534208

    A concise overview of this multidisciplinary field, presenting key concepts, central issues, and current research, along with concrete examples and case studies.The emergence of the environmental humanities as an academic discipline early in the twe…

  • The Environmental Humanities

    The Environmental Humanities
    av Robert S. Emmett

    Klotband - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262036764

    A concise overview of this multidisciplinary field, presenting key concepts, central issues, and current research, along with concrete examples and case studies.The emergence of the environmental humanities as an academic discipline early in the twe…

  • The New Economics for Industry, Government, Education

    The New Economics for Industry, Government, Education
    av W. Edwards Deming

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262535939

    A new edition of a book that details the system of transformation underlying the 14 Points for Management presented in Deming's Out of the Crisis.It would be better if everyone would work together as a system, with the aim for everybody to win. What…

  • Learning From Las Vegas

    Learning From Las Vegas
    av Robert Venturi

    Pocket - 1977 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262720069

    "Learning from Las Vegas created a healthy controversy on its appearance in 1972, calling for architects to be more receptive to the tastes and values of "common" people and less immodest in their erections of "heroic," self-aggrandizing monuments.T…

  • The Culture of Curating and the Curating of Culture(s)

    The Culture of Curating and the Curating of Culture(s)
    av Paul O'Neill

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262529747

    How curating has changed art and how art has changed curating: an examination of the emergence contemporary curatorship.Once considered a mere caretaker for collections, the curator is now widely viewed as a globally connected auteur. Over the last…

  • Lifelong Kindergarten

    Lifelong Kindergarten
    av Mitchel Resnick

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262536134

    How lessons from kindergarten can help everyone develop the creative thinking skills needed to thrive in today's society.In kindergartens these days, children spend more time with math worksheets and phonics flashcards than building blocks and finge…

  • Lifelong Kindergarten

    Lifelong Kindergarten
    av Mitchel Resnick

    Klotband - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262037297

    How lessons from kindergarten can help everyone develop the creative thinking skills needed to thrive in today's society.In kindergartens these days, children spend more time with math worksheets and phonics flashcards than building blocks and finge…

  • Once Upon an Algorithm

    Once Upon an Algorithm
    av Martin Erwig

    Klotband - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262036634

    How Hansel and Gretel, Sherlock Holmes, the movie Groundhog Day, Harry Potter, and other familiar stories illustrate the concepts of computing.Picture a computer scientist, staring at a screen and clicking away frantically on a keyboard, hacking int…

  • Whole Earth Field Guide

    Whole Earth Field Guide

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262529280

    A source book for American culture in the 1960s and 1970s: "suggested reading" from the Last Whole Earth Catalog, from Thoreau to James Baldwin.The Whole Earth Catalog was a cultural touchstone of the 1960s and 1970s. The iconic cover image of the E…

  • Programs and Manifestoes on 20th-Century Architecture

    Programs and Manifestoes on 20th-Century Architecture

    Pocket - 1975 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262530309

    The present volume offers eloquent testimony that many of the master builders of this century have held passionate convictions regarding the philosophic and social basis of their art. Nearly every important development in the modern architectural mo…

  • Architecture Depends

    Architecture Depends
    av Jeremy Till

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262518789

    Polemics and reflections on how to bridge the gap between what architecture actually is and what architects want it to be.Architecture depends-on what? On people, time, politics, ethics, mess: the real world. Architecture, Jeremy Till argues with co…

  • Turing's Vision

    Turing's Vision
    av Chris Bernhardt

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262533515

    Turing's fascinating and remarkable theory, which now forms the basis of computer science, explained for the general reader.In 1936, when he was just twenty-four years old, Alan Turing wrote a remarkable paper in which he outlined the theory of comp…

  • Contending Economic Theories

    Contending Economic Theories
    av Richard D. Wolff

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262517836

    A systematic comparison of the three major economic theories, showing how they differ and why these differences matter in shaping economic theory and practice.Contending Economic Theories offers a unique comparative treatment of the three main theor…

  • Fantasies of the Library

    Fantasies of the Library

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262536172

    A book that acts both as library and exhibition space, selecting, arranging, and housing texts and images, aligning itself with printed matter in the process.Fantasies of the Library lets readers experience the library anew. The book imagines, and e…

  • Paths to a Green World

    Paths to a Green World
    av Jennifer Clapp

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262515825

    A new edition of a book that takes a comprehensive look at the ways economic processes affect global environmental outcomes. This comprehensive and accessible book fills the need for a political economy view of global environmental politics, focusin…

  • Introduction to Embedded Systems

    Introduction to Embedded Systems
    av Edward Ashford Lee

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262533812

    An introduction to the engineering principles of embedded systems, with a focus on modeling, design, and analysis of cyber-physical systems.The most visible use of computers and software is processing information for human consumption. The vast majo…

  • God & Golem, Inc.

    God & Golem, Inc.
    av Norbert Wiener

    Pocket - 1966 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262730112

    The new and rapidly growing field of communication sciences owes as much to Norbert Wiener as to any one man. He coined the word for it-cybernetics. In God & Golem, Inc., the author concerned himself with major points in cybernetics which are releva…

  • What We Know about Climate Change

    What We Know about Climate Change
    av Kerry Emanuel

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262535915

    An updated edition of a guide to the basic science of climate change, and a call to action.The vast majority of scientists agree that human activity has significantly increased greenhouse gases in the atmosphere-most dramatically since the 1970s. Ye…

  • Knowledge Management in Theory and Practice

    Knowledge Management in Theory and Practice
    av Kimiz Dalkir

    Klotband - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262036870

    A new, thoroughly updated edition of a comprehensive overview of knowledge management (KM), covering theoretical foundations, the KM process, tools, and professions.The ability to manage knowledge has become increasingly important in today's knowled…

  • Software Design Decoded

    Software Design Decoded
    av Marian Petre

    Klotband - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262035187

    An engaging, illustrated collection of insights revealing the practices and principles that expert software designers use to create great software.What makes an expert software designer? It is more than experience or innate ability. Expert software…

  • Living as Form

    Living as Form

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262534390

    A monumental, lavishly illustrated book that offers the first global portrait of a complex and definition-defying genre of cultural production.Over the past twenty years, an abundance of art forms have emerged that use aesthetics to affect social dy…

  • Imperfect Markets and Imperfect Regulation

    Imperfect Markets and Imperfect Regulation
    av Thomas-Olivier Leautier

    Klotband - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262039284

    The first textbook to present a comprehensive and detailed economic analysis of electricity markets, analyzing the tensions between microeconomics and political economy.The power industry is essential in our fight against climate change. This book i…

  • Structure and Interpretation of Classical Mechanics

    Structure and Interpretation of Classical Mechanics
    av Gerald Jay Sussman

    Klotband - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262028967

    The new edition of a classic text that concentrates on developing general methods for studying the behavior of classical systems, with extensive use of computation.We now know that there is much more to classical mechanics than previously suspected.…

  • The Distracted Mind

    The Distracted Mind
    av Adam Gazzaley

    Klotband - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262034944

    Why our brains aren't built for media multitasking, and how we can learn to live with technology in a more balanced way."Brilliant and practical, just what we need in these techno-human times."-Jack Kornfield, author of The Wise HeartMost of us will…

  • The Distracted Mind

    The Distracted Mind
    av Adam Gazzaley

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262534437

    Why our brains aren't built for media multitasking, and how we can learn to live with technology in a more balanced way."Brilliant and practical, just what we need in these techno-human times."-Jack Kornfield, author of The Wise HeartMost of us will…

  • Types and Programming Languages

    Types and Programming Languages
    av Benjamin C. Pierce

    Klotband - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262162098

    A comprehensive introduction to type systems and programming languages.A type system is a syntactic method for automatically checking the absence of certain erroneous behaviors by classifying program phrases according to the kinds of values they com…

  • Art Power

    Art Power
    av Boris Groys

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262518680

    A new book by Boris Groys acknowledges the problem and potential of art's complex relationship to power.Art has its own power in the world, and is as much a force in the power play of global politics today as it once was in the arena of cold war pol…

  • Sources of Power

    Sources of Power
    av Gary A. Klein

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262534291

    A modern classic about how people really make decisions: drawing on prior experience, using a combination of intuition and analysis.Since its publication twenty years ago, Sources of Power has been enormously influential. The book has sold more than…