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Everything Bad is Good for You: How Popular Culture is Making Us Smarter

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We're constantly being told that popular culture is just mindless entertainment - but, as Steven Johnson shows in Everything Bad is Good for You, it's actually making us more intelligent. Steven Johnson puts forward a radical alternative to the endless complaints about reality TV, throwaway movies and violent video games. He shows that mass culture - The Simpsons, Desperate Housewives, The Apprentice, The Sopranos, Grand Theft Auto - is actually more sophisticated and challenging than ever before. When we focus on what ...

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Everything Bad is Good for You: How Popular Culture is Making Us Smarter 2006, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780141018683

Mass-market paperback

Everything Bad is Good for You: How Popular Culture is Making Us Smarter 2005, Allen Lane, London

ISBN-13: 9780713998023

Hardcover