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The App Generation: How Today's Youth Navigate Identity, Intimacy, and Imagination in a Digital World
     

The App Generation: How Today's Youth Navigate Identity, Intimacy, and Imagination in a Digital World

by Howard Gardner, Katie Davis
 

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ISBN-10: 0300209347

ISBN-13: 9780300209341

Pub. Date: 09/30/2014

Publisher: Yale University Press

From the famed Harvard psychologist and an expert on the impact of digital media technologies, a riveting exploration of the power of apps to shape our young people—for better or for worse

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From the famed Harvard psychologist and an expert on the impact of digital media technologies, a riveting exploration of the power of apps to shape our young people—for better or for worse

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300209341
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
09/30/2014
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
285,160
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface ix

1 Introduction 1

2 Talk about Technology 15

3 Unpacking the Generations: From Biology to Culture to Technology 35

4 Personal Identity in the Age of the App 60

5 Apps and Intimate Relationships 92

6 Acts (and Apps) of Imagination among Today's Youth 120

7 Conclusion: Beyond the App Generation 155

Methodological Appendix 199

Notes 209

Index 231

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