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Lupton, Deborah - The Quantified Self, ebook

The Quantified Self

Lupton, Deborah


The book incorporates discussion of the consolations and frustrations of self-tracking, as well as about the proliferating ways in which people's personal data are now used beyond their private rationales. Lupton outlines how the information that is generated through

Brinkmann, Svend - Standpoints: 10 Old Ideas In a New World, ebook

Standpoints: 10 Old Ideas In a New World

Brinkmann, Svend


Self-help gurus, life coaches and business consultants love to tell us that we must strive for constant self-improvement to realize our full potential and become truly happy. But it doesn't seem to work - for many of us, life still seems hollow and meaningless. So focused are we on