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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…

  • 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;…

  • Energy and Civilization

    Energy and Civilization
    av Vaclav Smil

    Pocket - 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.…

  • 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…

  • The Invincible

    The Invincible
    av Stanislaw Lem

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262538473

    A space cruiser, in search of its sister ship, encounters beings descended from self-replicating machines.In the grand tradition of H. G. Wells and Jules Verne, Stanislaw Lem's The Invincible tells the story of a space cruiser sent to an obscure pla…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • ?i?ek's Jokes

    ?i?ek's Jokes
    av Slavoj Zizek

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262535304

    Zizek as comedian: jokes in the service of philosophy."A serious and good philosophical work could be written consisting entirely of jokes."-Ludwig WittgensteinThe good news is that this book offers an entertaining but enlightening compilation of Zi…

  • Capital Markets

    Capital Markets
    av Frank J. Fabozzi

    Klotband - 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…

  • How to Design Programs

    How to Design Programs
    av Matthias Felleisen

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262534802

    A completely revised edition, offering new design recipes for interactive programs and support for images as plain values, testing, event-driven programming, and even distributed programming.This introduction to programming places computer science a…

  • The Metamorphosis of Plants

    The Metamorphosis of Plants
    av Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

    Klotband - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262013093

    Goethe's influential text, newly illustrated with stunning color photographs.The Metamorphosis of Plants, published in 1790, was Goethe's first major attempt to describe what he called in a letter to a friend "the truth about the how of the organism…

  • 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…

  • 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-…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Speculative Everything

    Speculative Everything
    av Anthony Dunne

    Klotband - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262019842

    How to use design as a tool to create not only things but ideas, to speculate about possible futures.Today designers often focus on making technology easy to use, sexy, and consumable. In Speculative Everything, Anthony Dunne and Fiona Raby propose…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • A Prehistory of the Cloud

    A Prehistory of the Cloud
    av Tung-Hui Hu

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262529969

    The militarized legacy of the digital cloud: how the cloud grew out of older network technologies and politics.We may imagine the digital cloud as placeless, mute, ethereal, and unmediated. Yet the reality of the cloud is embodied in thousands of ma…

  • 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…

  • The Sciences of the Artificial

    The Sciences of the Artificial
    av Herbert A. Simon

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262537537

    Herbert Simon's classic work on artificial intelligence in the expanded and updated third edition from 1996, with a new introduction by John E. Laird.Herbert Simon's classic and influential The Sciences of the Artificial declares definitively that t…

  • 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…

  • Alice and Bob Meet the Wall of Fire

    Alice and Bob Meet the Wall of Fire

    Pocket - 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…

  • 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…

  • Becoming Fluent

    Becoming Fluent
    av Richard Roberts

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262529808

    How adult learners can draw upon skills and knowledge honed over a lifetime to master a foreign language.Adults who want to learn a foreign language are often discouraged because they believe they cannot acquire a language as easily as children. Onc…

  • 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…

  • His Master's Voice

    His Master's Voice
    av Stanislaw Lem

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262538459

    Scientists attempt to decode what may be a message from intelligent beings in outer space.By pure chance, scientists detect a signal from space that may be communication from rational beings. How can people of Earth understand this message, knowing…

  • Rules of Play

    Rules of Play
    av Katie Salen Tekinbas

    Klotband - 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…

  • Growth

    Growth
    av Vaclav Smil

    Klotband - 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…

  • Internal Combustion Engine in Theory and Practice

    Internal Combustion Engine in Theory and Practice
    av Charles Fayette Taylor

    Pocket - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262700276

    This revised edition of Taylor's classic work on the internal-combustion engine incorporates changes and additions in engine design and control that have been brought on by the world petroleum crisis, the subsequent emphasis on fuel economy, and the…

  • Internal Combustion Engine in Theory and Practice

    Internal Combustion Engine in Theory and Practice
    av Charles Fayette Taylor

    Pocket - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262700269

    This revised edition of Taylor's classic work on the internal-combustion engine incorporates changes and additions in engine design and control that have been brought on by the world petroleum crisis, the subsequent emphasis on fuel economy, and the…

  • The Well-Played Game

    The Well-Played Game
    av Bernard De Koven

    Klotband - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262019170

    The return of a classic book about games and play that illuminates the relationship between the well-played game and the well-lived life.In The Well-Played Game, games guru Bernard De Koven explores the interaction of play and games, offering player…

  • The Adventure

    The Adventure
    av Giorgio Agamben

    Klotband - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262037594

    Agamben charts a journey that ranges from poems of chivalry to philosophy, from Yvain to Hegel, from Beatrice to Heidegger.An ancient legend identifies Demon, Chance, Love, and Necessity as the four gods who preside over the birth of every human bei…

  • Studies in Tectonic Culture

    Studies in Tectonic Culture
    av Kenneth Frampton

    Pocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262561495

    Composed of ten essays and an epilogue that trace the history of contemporary form as an evolving poetic of structure and construction, the book's analytical framework rests on Frampton's close readings of key French and German, and English sources…

  • Embodiment, Enaction, and Culture

    Embodiment, Enaction, and Culture

    Klotband - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262035552

    The first interdisciplinary investigation of the cultural context of enactive embodiment, offering perspectives that range from the neurophilosophical to the anthropological.Recent accounts of cognition attempt to overcome the limitations of traditi…

  • 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…

  • 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,…

  • Musimathics

    Musimathics
    av Gareth Loy

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262516556

    A commonsense, self-contained introduction to the mathematics and physics of music; essential reading for musicians, music engineers, and anyone interested in the intersection of art and science."Mathematics can be as effortless as humming a tune, i…

  • Musimathics

    Musimathics
    av Gareth Loy

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262516563

    The second volume of a commonsense, self-contained introduction to the mathematics and physics of music, focusing on the digital and computational domain; essential reading for musicians, music engineers, and anyone interested in the intersection of…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Life after New Media

    Life after New Media
    av Sarah Kember

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262527460

    An argument for a shift in understanding new media-from a fascination with devices to an examination of the complex processes of mediation.In Life after New Media, Sarah Kember and Joanna Zylinska make a case for a significant shift in our understan…

  • 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…

  • The Joy of Search

    The Joy of Search
    av Daniel M. Russell

    Klotband - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262042871

    How to be a great online searcher, demonstrated with step-by-step searches for answers to a series of intriguing questions (for example, "Is that plant poisonous?").We all know how to look up something online by typing words into a search engine. We…

  • The Audio Programming Book

    The Audio Programming Book

    Klotband - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262014465

    An encyclopedic handbook on audio programming for students and professionals, with many cross-platform open source examples and a DVD covering advanced topics.This comprehensive handbook of mathematical and programming techniques for audio signal pr…

  • Virtual Music

    Virtual Music
    av David Cope

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262532617

    Virtual Music is about artificial creativity. Focusing on the author's Experiments in Musical Intelligence computer music composing program, the author and a distinguished group of experts discuss many of the issues surrounding the program, includin…

  • Macroeconomic Analysis

    Macroeconomic Analysis
    av Dirk Niepelt

    Klotband - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262043472

    A concise but rigorous and thorough introduction to modern macroeconomic theory.This book offers an introduction to modern macroeconomic theory. It is concise but rigorous and broad, covering all major areas in mainstream macroeconomics today and sh…

  • Coding Democracy

    Coding Democracy
    av Maureen Webb

    Klotband - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262043557

    Hackers as vital disruptors, inspiring a new wave of activism in which ordinary citizens take back democracy.Hackers have a bad reputation, as shady deployers of bots and destroyers of infrastructure. In Coding Democracy, Maureen Webb offers another…

  • Passages in Modern Sculpture

    Passages in Modern Sculpture
    av Rosalind E. Krauss

    Pocket - 1981 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262610339

    Studies major works by important sculptors since Rodin in the light of different approaches to general sculptural issues to reveal the logical progressions from nineteenth-century figurative works to the conceptual work of the present.