The Resource Head in the cloud : why knowing things still matters when facts are so easy to look up, William Poundstone

Head in the cloud : why knowing things still matters when facts are so easy to look up, William Poundstone

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Head in the cloud : why knowing things still matters when facts are so easy to look up
Title
Head in the cloud
Title remainder
why knowing things still matters when facts are so easy to look up
Statement of responsibility
William Poundstone
Title variation
Why knowing things still matters when facts are so easy to look up
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the state of knowledge in the American public, and demonstrates how many areas of knowledge correlate with quality of life, politics, and behavior, arguing that being knowledgeable has significant value even when facts can be looked up with little effort
Writing style
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10518521
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Poundstone, William
Dewey number
306.4/20973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
BD175
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Knowledge, Theory of
Target audience
adult
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why knowing things still matters when facts are so easy to look up
Label
Head in the cloud : why knowing things still matters when facts are so easy to look up, William Poundstone
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 340 pages
Isbn
9780316256544
Lccn
2015953952
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, charts, graphs
Label
Head in the cloud : why knowing things still matters when facts are so easy to look up, William Poundstone
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 340 pages
Isbn
9780316256544
Lccn
2015953952
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, charts, graphs

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