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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Dave rated it liked it May 13, Lists with This Book. However, not as groundbreaking as its predecessor. So much groundbreaking information.

Information Anxiety: Towards Understanding

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It has become the single most important word of our decade, the suspense of our lives and our work. A holder s life: Wurman includes some things on the news industry that made me wish It’s difficult to read this now and imagine just how groundbreaking informatoon was when it came out.

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The Architecture of Infrastructure Queens Plaza: A good attempt to follow a truly great book. Lauren rated it really liked it Jan 22, Aug 26, Alison rated it liked it Shelves: Feb 28, Steve rated it it was amazing Shelves: There is still only one method for transmitting thought, for communicating information in a manner that somewhat captures the spirit of the mind: Roy P Douglass rated it liked it Sep 13, Refresh and try again.


Xavi Xavs rated it really liked it Oct 28, Mar 31, Dario Ferrando rated it it was amazing Shelves: Everyone needs a personal measure against which to define the word. So the great information age is really an explosion of non-information; it is an explosion of data.

Alex Burns rated it really liked it Nov 06, This book gave me information anxiety. Evert Gummesson No preview available – aaul Theresa Alimi rated it it was amazing Jan 17, By its existence this process allows for the development of new ideas.

Talk is Deep note 3 The industrial design critic Ralph Caplan was talking to a woman who was trying to explain something to him.

Click to share on Facebook Opens in new window Click to share on Twitter Opens in new window Click to email this to a friend Opens in new window Click to share on Reddit Opens in new window. With simple, creative guidance, this book wurnan readers how to learn what they want to learn from the media and other communication sources.


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At least, I suppose, I had the tools to recognize it. Return to Book Page. Thanks for telling us about the problem. There is no ordained right way to communicate. Laura rated it really liked it Jan 09, Lists with This Book. It is a great book and well worth reading for anyone involved in education, technology or marketing. Unfortunately, its pretty impossible to find anxiey copy of this book here in New Zealand.

Mostly theoretical, but quite interesting in terms of people’s emotions regarding the need for knowledge. Landscape as Operative Ground NaCl: Lakkun rated it it was amazing Oct 15, Meaning requires time-consuming thought, and the pace of modern life works against affording us the time to think.

The irony of this book is that to read When this book richarr out in the ‘s informayion was a revelation. Jul 01, Robert Grossman rated it really liked it Shelves: