: iBrain: Surviving the Technological Alteration of the Modern Mind ( ): Dr. Gary Small, Gigi Vorgan: Books. In his book iBrain: Surviving the Technological Alteration of the Modern Mind, Gary Small, one of America’s leading neuroscientists, explores the remarkable. Brief review of iBrain: Surviving the technological alteration of the modern mind by Gary Small and Gigi Vorgan. Article (PDF Available) · June with

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Jun 26, Elaine rated it liked it. It was not at all what I was expecting, which was less whining about how “digital natives” I am really coming to hate that term think differently than older generations, and more on the science. Preview — iBrain by Gary Small.

iBrain: Surviving the Technological Alteration of the Modern Mind by Gary Small

Jan 24, Eric rated it it was ok Shelves: Dec 05, Weavre rated it it was ok Shelves: Want to Read Currently Reading Read. A lot of his advice is fairly common-knowledge stuff, much of which I’ve taught in life skills and related courses, but he ibain it as if no one but he had ever thought of it before.


I read her Generation Me just before this, and she writes as a “Digital Native”–which probably emphasizes the difference between her perspective and Gary Small’s. In the end it got rather repetitive and then just plain boring.

Unfortunately, after the first few chapters, the book goes downhill quickly. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. They differentiate between digital immigrants: Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. I only ibran to the end of the fourth chapter. Please try again later.

Inrain with Gigi Vorgan, Dr. Chapters on handling your email and coding your text messages seemed to me grossly out of place in a book that started out with serious scientific and cultural pretentions. Dec 28, Joe Haynes rated it liked it.

OK for all the information that the author managed to get into the book, however bad job on the msall to academic articles, and too much brain surgery terminology in the book. Neuroscience had made advances. The research used in the book is all valid medical research, forcing the authors to be unbiased.


iBrain: Surviving the Technological Alteration of the Modern Mind

I would postulate a similar study conducted of a person learning to drive a car, bounce ibrwin basketball, learning to walk would produce similar results. Should be great to stimulate debate.

Jun 14, Kirstin Steele rated it liked it Shelves: I didn’t like the psychobabble that small to dominate the second half of the book. After a few chapters of this, the downhill slide accelerates, as Small gets downright preachy. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Mar 11, Klaas rated it it was ok.

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