Dawn of the New Everything
Encounters With Reality and Virtual RealityBook - 2017
"Through a ... look back over his life in technology, Jaron Lanier, an interdisciplinary scientist and father of the term 'virtual reality,' exposes VR's ability to illuminate and amplify our understanding of our species, and gives readers a new perspective on how the brain and body connect to the world. [A] ... blend of autobiography, science writing, philosophy, and advice, this book tells the wild story of his personal and professional life as a scientist, from his childhood in the UFO territory of New Mexico, to the loss of his mother, the founding of the first start-up, and finally becoming a world-renowned technological guru"--Amazon.com.
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2017
Edition: First edition
Characteristics: xv, 351 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Call Number: 004.092 LAN