From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 2001 Reed Business Information, Inc.
One could do better with time and money than to dispose of them here.
I would have to agree with Howe, in that the Daily Me does not open us up to new ideas or other prospectives and therefore does not allow our democracy room to breath.
Even the author seems dimly aware that the very act of writing and publishing his book might be construed as preaching to a like-minded audience.
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Please, get this man a real job ... something he's qualified for, like maybe refilling the milkshake machine at McDonald's. Read morePublished on January 31, 2011 by Gary Meece
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Lacking in almost everyway. It was lightly interesting, but not really very entertaining. Doesn't make you want to keep reading. Read morePublished on January 15, 2007 by L. Potts
This was an interesting read for the first... 50 or 70 pages. Then it seemed like the info was repeated over and over again without new substantiation... Read morePublished on September 9, 2005 by Ivan B. Dylko
I give this book three stars not because I agree with it but because I think people need to read this book to find out that there are VERY influential people in this country who... Read morePublished on March 22, 2005 by Stephen Triesch
I recently began to read sunsteins' book, and I have to say that it raises thought provoking ideas on the direction our society is headed if we continue down our current path. Read morePublished on April 1, 2003 by Adina Garcia
...because it's not the Internet that I use. He talks about how the pervasiveness of the "Daily Me" will splinter our democratic republic into warring factions of special... Read morePublished on November 24, 2001 by amanda reckonwith
It is rare when an author is able to sustain an argument that successfully challenges the work to which I have devoted my recent energies. Read morePublished on September 24, 2001 by Craig L. Howe