Thursday, July 28, 2011

How is the Internet changing how we think?

On the next Your Call, we'll have a conversation about how the information age is re-shaping our minds, memories, and relationships. Those who are optimistic say we're becoming more sophisticated in our capacity to learn, remember, and network. Others argue that Google is making us stupid and distracted. How has the Internet changed you? Join us at 10 or email How has constant connectivity affected your ability to process information? It's Your Call with Rose Aguilar.

Betsy Sparrow, assistant professor of psychology and researcher at Columbia University

Maryanne Wolf, professor of child development at Tufts University and author of Proust and the Squid: How the Brain Learns to Read and the Different Brains that Don't

Clifford Nass, professor of sociology at Stanford and author of The Man Who Lied to His Laptop: What Machines Teach Us About Human Relationships

Click to Listen: How is the Internet changing how we think?

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

This is one of the best broadcasts I have ever heard on KALW. I see my relationships (especially my new marriage) affected by the Internet.