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Work without Jobs

Ravin Jesuthasan, John W. Boudreau

Productive Tensions

Christopher B. Bingham, Rory M. McDonald

A World in a Shell

Thom van Dooren

The Smart Mission

Edward J. Hoffman, Matthew Kohut, Laurence Prusak

Machines like Us

Ronald J. Brachman, Hector J. Levesque

Data Feminism

Catherine D'Ignazio, Lauren F. Klein

The Work of the Future

David Autor, David A. Mindell, Elisabeth B. Reynolds, Robert M. Solow

Archive Everything

Gabriella Giannachi

Meaningful Games

Robin Clark

Macroeconomic Fluctuations and Policies

Edouard Challe, Susan Emanuel

Working-Class Network Society

Jack Linchuan Qiu, Manuel Castells, Carolyn Cartier

Gaming the Iron Curtain

Jaroslav Švelch

Responsible Brains

William Hirstein, Katrina L. Sifferd, Tyler K. Fagan


Carles Lalueza-Fox

Knowledge for Sale

Lawrence Busch

Quantum Strangeness

George S. Greenstein, David Kaiser

Imaginary Languages

Marina Yaguello, Erik Butler

Perception beyond Inference

Liliana Albertazzi, Gert J. van Tonder, Dhanraj Vishwanath, Liliana Albertazzi, Gert J. van Tonder, Dhanraj Vishwanath

Pathways to Peace

James F. Leckman, Catherine Panter-Brick, Rima Salah

The Self-Organizing Social Mind

John Bolender, Alan Page Fiske

Star Power

Alain Bécoulet, Erik Butler, Dennis G. Whyte

Embodiment, Enaction, and Culture

Christoph Durt, Thomas Fuchs, Christian Tewes

Curious Minds

Perry Zurn, Dani S. Bassett

Illusions in Motion

Erkki Huhtamo

Systemic Risk, Crises, and Macroprudential Regulation

Xavier Freixas, Luc Laeven, José-Luis Peydró

The Sound of Innovation

Andrew J. Nelson

The Rhythmic Event

Eleni Ikoniadou

Peripheral Vision

Zabet Patterson

The Knowledge Capital of Nations

Eric A. Hanushek, Ludger Woessmann

Literary Gaming

Astrid Ensslin

Minding the Weather

Robert R. Hoffman, Daphne S. LaDue, H. Michael Mogil, Paul J. Roebber, J. Gregory Trafton

How We Give Now

Lucy Bernholz

Regulating Code

Ian Brown, Christopher T. Marsden

Methuselah's Zoo

Steven N. Austad

Liquid Power

Erik Swyngedouw

Soft Is Fast

Meredith Morse

Combating Inequality

Olivier Blanchard, Dani Rodrik

Dissolve into Comprehension

Jack Burnham, Melissa Ragain, Hans Haacke

The Real World of College

Wendy Fischman, Howard Gardner


James W. Cortada

The Distributed Classroom

David A. Joyner, Charles Isbell

Dictionary of Gestures

François Caradec, Chris Clarke


Julian Raxworthy, Fiona Harrisson

Cloud Computing

Nayan B. Ruparelia

Machineries of Oil

Katayoun Shafiee