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  • The Design of Everyday Things

    The Design of Everyday Things
    av Donald A. Norman

    Häftad - 2013 - 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…

  • Introduction to Algorithms

    Introduction to Algorithms
    av Thomas H. Cormen

    Inbunden - 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;…

  • Reinforcement Learning

    Reinforcement Learning
    av Richard S. Sutton

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262039246

    The significantly expanded and updated new edition of a widely used text on reinforcement learning, one of the most active research areas in artificial intelligence.Reinforcement learning, one of the most active research areas in artificial intellig…

  • The Image of the City

    The Image of the City
    av Kevin Lynch

    Häftad - 1960 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262620017

    The classic work on the evaluation of city form.What does the city's form actually mean to the people who live there? What can the city planner do to make the city's image more vivid and memorable to the city dweller? To answer these questions, Mr.…

  • Introduction to Computation and Programming Using Python

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

    Häftad - 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…

  • Energy and Civilization

    Energy and Civilization
    av Vaclav Smil

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262536165

    A comprehensive account of how energy has shaped society throughout history, from pre-agricultural foraging societies through today's fossil fuel-driven civilization."I wait for new Smil books the way some people wait for the next 'Star Wars' movie.…

  • Energy and Civilization

    Energy and Civilization
    av Vaclav Smil

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262035774

    A comprehensive account of how energy has shaped society throughout history, from pre-agricultural foraging societies through today's fossil fuel-driven civilization."I wait for new Smil books the way some people wait for the next 'Star Wars' movie.…

  • Deep Learning

    Deep Learning
    av Ian Goodfellow

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262035613

    An introduction to a broad range of topics in deep learning, covering mathematical and conceptual background, deep learning techniques used in industry, and research perspectives."Written by three experts in the field, Deep Learning is the only comp…

  • Growth

    Growth
    av Vaclav Smil

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262042833

    A systematic investigation of growth in nature and society, from tiny organisms to the trajectories of empires and civilizations.Growth has been both an unspoken and an explicit aim of our individual and collective striving. It governs the lives of…

  • Growth

    Growth
    av Vaclav Smil

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262539685

    A systematic investigation of growth in nature and society, from tiny organisms to the trajectories of empires and civilizations.Growth has been both an unspoken and an explicit aim of our individual and collective striving. It governs the lives of…

  • 101 Things I Learned in Architecture School

    101 Things I Learned in Architecture School
    av Matthew Frederick

    Inbunden - 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…

  • Case Studies and Theory Development in the Social Sciences

    Case Studies and Theory Development in the Social Sciences
    av Alexander L. George

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262572224

    The use of case studies to build and test theories in political science and the other social sciences has increased in recent years. Many scholars have argued that the social sciences rely too heavily on quantitative research and formal models and h…

  • Data Feminism

    Data Feminism
    av Catherine D'Ignazio

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262044004

    A new way of thinking about data science and data ethics that is informed by the ideas of intersectional feminism.Today, data science is a form of power. It has been used to expose injustice, improve health outcomes, and topple governments. But it h…

  • Recovering Lost Species in the Modern Age

    Recovering Lost Species in the Modern Age
    av Dolly Jorgensen

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262537810

    A groundbreaking study of how emotions motivate attempts to counter species loss.This groundbreaking book brings together environmental history and the history of emotions to examine the motivations behind species conservation actions. In Recovering…

  • Cultural Analytics

    Cultural Analytics
    av Lev Manovich

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262037105

    A book at the intersection of data science and media studies, presenting concepts and methods for computational analysis of cultural data.How can we see a billion images? What analytical methods can we bring to bear on the astonishing scale of digit…

  • AI Ethics

    AI Ethics
    av Mark Coeckelbergh

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262538190

    An accessible synthesis of ethical issues raised by artificial intelligence that moves beyond hype and nightmare scenarios to address concrete questions.Artificial intelligence powers Google's search engine, enables Facebook to target advertising, a…

  • Deep Time Reckoning

    Deep Time Reckoning
    av Vincent Ialenti

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262539265

    A guide to long-term thinking: how to envision the far future of Earth.We live on a planet careening toward environmental collapse that will be largely brought about by our own actions. And yet we struggle to grasp the scale of the crisis, barely ab…

  • A Composer's Guide to Game Music

    A Composer's Guide to Game Music
    av Winifred Phillips

    Häftad - 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…

  • The Essential Tversky

    The Essential Tversky
    av Amos Tversky

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262535106

    Some of the best and most influential papers by Amos Tversky, one of the most brilliant social science thinkers of the twentieth century.Amos Tversky (1937-1996) was a towering figure in the cognitive and decision sciences. His work was ingenious, e…

  • Iterate

    Iterate
    av John Sharp

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262039635

    How to confront, embrace, and learn from the unavoidable failures of creative practice; with case studies that range from winemaking to animation.Failure is an inevitable part of any creative practice. As game designers, John Sharp and Colleen Mackl…

  • Think Tank Aesthetics

    Think Tank Aesthetics
    av Pamela M. Lee

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262043526

    How the approaches and methods of think tanks-including systems theory, operational research, and cybernetics-paved the way for a peculiar genre of midcentury modernism.In Think Tank Aesthetics, Pamela Lee traces the complex encounters between Cold…

  • Blueprint, with a New Afterword

    Blueprint, with a New Afterword
    av Robert Plomin

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262537988

    A top behavioral geneticist makes the case that DNA inherited from our parents at the moment of conception can predict our psychological strengths and weaknesses.In Blueprint, behavioral geneticist Robert Plomin describes how the DNA revolution has…

  • Learning From Las Vegas

    Learning From Las Vegas
    av Robert Venturi

    Häftad - 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 Design Way

    The Design Way
    av Harold G. Nelson

    Häftad - 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…

  • Mercury Stories

    Mercury Stories
    av Henrik Selin

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262539203

    An interdisciplinary analysis of human interactions with mercury through history that sheds light on efforts to promote and achieve sustainability.In Mercury Stories, Henrik Selin and Noelle Eckley Selin examine sustainability through analyzing huma…

  • Data Science

    Data Science
    av John D. Kelleher

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262535434

    A concise introduction to the emerging field of data science, explaining its evolution, relation to machine learning, current uses, data infrastructure issues, and ethical challenges.The goal of data science is to improve decision making through the…

  • Machine Learning

    Machine Learning
    av Ethem Alpaydin

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262529518

    A concise overview of machine learning-computer programs that learn from data-which underlies applications that include recommendation systems, face recognition, and driverless cars.Today, machine learning underlies a range of applications we use ev…

  • Sorting Things Out

    Sorting Things Out
    av Geoffrey C. Bowker

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262522953

    A revealing and surprising look at how classification systems can shape both worldviews and social interactions.What do a seventeenth-century mortality table (whose causes of death include "fainted in a bath," "frighted," and "itch"); the identifica…

  • Design, When Everybody Designs

    Design, When Everybody Designs
    av Ezio Manzini

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262028608

    The role of design, both expert and nonexpert, in the ongoing wave of social innovation toward sustainability.In a changing world everyone designs: each individual person and each collective subject, from enterprises to institutions, from communitie…

  • Designing Sound

    Designing Sound
    av Andy Farnell

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262014410

    A practitioner's guide to the basic principles of creating sound effects using easily accessed free software.Designing Sound teaches students and professional sound designers to understand and create sound effects starting from nothing. Its thesis i…

  • The New Librarianship Field Guide

    The New Librarianship Field Guide
    av R. David Lankes

    Häftad - 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-…

  • We Are Not Users

    We Are Not Users
    av Eswaran Subrahmanian

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262043366

    A call to reclaim and rethink the field of designing as a liberal art where diverse voices come together to shape the material world.We live in a material world of designed artifacts, both digital and analog. We think of ourselves as users; the plat…

  • The Artist in the Machine

    The Artist in the Machine
    av Arthur I. Miller

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262042857

    An authority on creativity introduces us to AI-powered computers that are creating art, literature, and music that may well surpass the creations of humans.Today's computers are composing music that sounds "more Bach than Bach," turning photographs…

  • Rules of Play

    Rules of Play
    av Katie Salen Tekinbas

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262240451

    An impassioned look at games and game design that offers the most ambitious framework for understanding them to date.As pop culture, games are as important as film or television-but game design has yet to develop a theoretical framework or critical…

  • The Elements of Computing Systems

    The Elements of Computing Systems
    av Noam Nisan

    Häftad - 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…

  • Lifelong Kindergarten

    Lifelong Kindergarten
    av Mitchel Resnick

    Häftad - 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

    Inbunden - 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…

  • Make it Clear

    Make it Clear
    av Patrick Henry Winston

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262539388

    The essentials of communication for professionals, educators, students, and entrepreneurs, from organizing your thoughts to inspiring your audience.Do you give presentations at meetings? Do you ever have to explain a complicated subject to audiences…

  • Topology of Violence

    Topology of Violence
    av Byung-Chul Han

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262534956

    One of today's most widely read philosophers considers the shift in violence from visible to invisible, from negativity to excess of positivity.Some things never disappear-violence, for example. Violence is ubiquitous and incessant but protean, vary…

  • Cybernetic Revolutionaries

    Cybernetic Revolutionaries
    av Eden Medina

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262525961

    A historical study of Chile's twin experiments with cybernetics and socialism, and what they tell us about the relationship of technology and politics.In Cybernetic Revolutionaries, Eden Medina tells the history of two intersecting utopian visions,…

  • Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs

    Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs
    av Harold Abelson
    (1 recension)

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262510875

    Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs has had a dramatic impact on computer science curricula over the past decade. This long-awaited revision contains changes throughout the text. There are new implementations of most of the major progr…

  • The Economics of Risk and Time

    The Economics of Risk and Time
    av Christian Gollier

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262572248

    This book updates and advances the theory of expected utility as applied to risk analysis and financial decision making. Von Neumann and Morgenstern pioneered the use of expected utility theory in the 1940s, but most utility functions used in financ…

  • Heritage and Debt

    Heritage and Debt
    av David Joselit

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262043694

    How global contemporary art reanimates the past as a resource for the present, combating modern art's legacy of Eurocentrism.If European modernism was premised on the new-on surpassing the past, often by assigning it to the "traditional" societies o…

  • Typologies of Industrial Buildings

    Typologies of Industrial Buildings
    av Bernd Becher

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262025652

    Bernd and Hilla Becher's photography can be considered conceptual art, typological study and topological documentation. This book, which accompanies a major retrospective exhibition, collects all known Becher studies of industrial building types and…

  • Visual Culture

    Visual Culture
    av Alexis L. Boylan

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262539364

    How to think about what it means to look and see: a guide for navigating the complexities of visual culture.The visual surrounds us, some of it invited, most of it not. In this visual environment, everything we see--color, the moon, a skyscraper, a…

  • Metadata

    Metadata
    av Jeffrey Pomerantz

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262528511

    Everything we need to know about metadata, the usually invisible infrastructure for information with which we interact every day. When "metadata" became breaking news, appearing in stories about surveillance by the National Security Agency, many mem…

  • An Introductory Course in Computational Neuroscience

    An Introductory Course in Computational Neuroscience
    av Paul Miller

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262038256

    A textbook for students with limited background in mathematics and computer coding, emphasizing computer tutorials that guide readers in producing models of neural behavior.This introductory text teaches students to understand, simulate, and analyze…

  • Introduction to Static Analysis

    Introduction to Static Analysis
    av Xavier Rival

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262043410

    A self-contained introduction to abstract interpretation-based static analysis, an essential resource for students, developers, and users.Static program analysis, or static analysis, aims to discover semantic properties of programs without running t…

  • Critical Zones

    Critical Zones
    av Bruno Latour

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262044455

    Artists and writers portray the disorientation of a world facing climate change.This monumental volume, drawn from a 2020 exhibition at the ZKM Center for Art and Media, portrays the disorientation of life in world facing climate change. It traces t…

  • Capital Markets

    Capital Markets
    av Frank J. Fabozzi

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262029483

    The substantially revised fifth edition of a textbook covering the wide range of instruments available in financial markets, with a new emphasis on risk management.Over the last fifty years, an extensive array of instruments for financing, investing…

  • Play like a Feminist.

    Play like a Feminist.
    av Shira Chess

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262044387

    Why video games need feminism and feminism needs video games."You play like a girl" it's meant to be an insult, accusing a player of subpar, un-fun playing. If you're a girl, and you grow up, do you "play like a woman"--whatever that means? In this…

  • Behavioral Insights

    Behavioral Insights
    av Michael Hallsworth

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262539401

    The definitive introduction to the behavioral insights approach, which applies evidence about human behavior to practical problems.Our behavior is strongly influenced by factors that lie outside our conscious awareness, although we tend to underesti…

  • Alice and Bob Meet the Wall of Fire

    Alice and Bob Meet the Wall of Fire

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262536349

    Accessible and essential coverage of today's challenging, speculative, cutting-edge science from Quanta Magazine.If you're a science and data nerd like me, you may be interested in "Alice and Bob Meet the Wall of Fire" and "The Prime Number Conspira…