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It was frustrating!
It had some good ideas but ruined by many unnecessary examples.
The writer had no plan for this book and just wrote anything crossed his mind without... Read more
hard to read. good content just not really great at engaging the reader in my opinion.Published 5 months ago by Ryan Burton
I’m still not buying this idea where he thinks that people have become full of themselves and are stars in their own delusions. “Mediated people learn to star in their own lives. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Tokri
This book is disappointing. There are some occasional good points but they get lost in the blathering writing style. The book feels like a badly researched op-ed piece. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Cynthia A. Graham
I gave this book 5 stars because it does deserve it and it forces you to be more objective about the TV and virtual reality world we live in today and how far it infects our minds... Read morePublished 23 months ago by Amazon Customer
What an incredible book! Zengotita is the Tom Wolfe of the millennial generation. I loved reading it and more important, I learned things about my kids, and even cleared up some... Read morePublished 23 months ago by Dennis Jaffe
de Zengotita's argument isn't wrong.The way in which our mediated lives are structured does gesture toward a particular form of narcissism rampant in the world today. Read morePublished on June 11, 2014 by Matt
This book was my favorite college text. I would read this book just for the fun of it. de Zengotita is a great writer and makes the material pop.Published on January 18, 2013 by Jennifer
As the author of a book on teens and adolescent development, I'd recommend THIS book as the best current book on adolescent development that's been written. Read morePublished on August 1, 2012 by M. Simon