A follow up to the first edition, Information Anxiety 2 teaches critical lessons for functioning in today’s Information Age. In this new book, Wurman examines how. Wurman identifies a special ailment of this age of communicationsso-called “ information anxiety,” caused, in his view, by an overwhelming flood of data, much . Information Anxiety is produced by the ever-widening gap between what we understand and what we think we should understand. It is the black hole between .

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The irony of this book is that to read it today is to experience the time gap between the eighties and the aughties. We use the art of persuasion and consistent messaging to build trust with employees and our market.

This book gave me information anxiety. Lax rated it it was amazing Aug 21, This book challenges you to make sense of the information overloading your life, including info in the form of news, magazines, TV, etc. Ben rated it it was ok Jul 25, That can be done through the influence of special kinds of people—people of extraordinary personal connection.


Rethinking Infrastructure The Humanity of Infrastructure: Quiddity rated it really liked it May 29, It has become the single most important word of our decade, the sustenance of our lives and our work.

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Xavi Xavs rated it really liked it Oct 28, I am interested when others are interested, only more interested. Published January 21st by DoubleDay first published Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

It is the black hole between data and knowledge, and it happens when information doesn’t tell us what we want or need to know.

They, informatio turn, work with each other to form new meaning. At the time it was written, the format of this book was really fresh. A holder s life: Elizabeth rated it really liked it Mar 12, Steve Informatiom rated it it was amazing Apr 02, Stella Lee rated it it was amazing Jun 24, The sidebars aren’t very helpful, the humor is pretty corny, ridhard the ideas have been expanded into all four dimensions as the web and computers have introduced depth and time-based navigation to user interface design.


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Open Preview See a Problem? Jasmine Trinidad rated it liked it Sep 05, Feb 26, Tamara rated it liked it Shelves: This book is a great reference for seeking understanding and get away from Information Anxiety. Oct 26, Kevin Laprocino rated it really liked it.

A must read to all who struggle with information in the 21st century. Understanding lags behind production. Information is not enough.

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