Content tagged with "news"

The Invention of News: How the World Came to Know About Itself
Book Review
August 9, 2014

“This one was tough. It is exactly as advertised – a detailed historical account of the origins of newspapers, specifically in 14th - 18th century Europe. The problem is, that’s kinda boring. I can’t…”

The News: A User's Manual
Book Review
August 27, 2014

“An interesting book which explores how humans react to the news on an emotional/psychological level. It discusses the different types of news: political, economic, disaster, cultural, etc. and how we…”