In Depth

In Depth: Steven Johnson

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Steven Johnson is the author of eight books:

Interface Culture: How New Technology Transforms the Way We Create and Communicate (1999); Emergence: The Connected Lives of Ants, Brains, Cities, and Software (2002); Mind Wide Open: Your Brain and the Neuroscience of Everyday Life (2005); Everything Bad Is Good for You: How Today's Popular Culture Is Actually Making Us Smarter (2005); The Ghost Map: The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic -- and How it Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World (2006); The Invention of Air: A Story of Science, Faith, Revolution, and the Birth of America (2008); Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation (2010); Future Perfect: The Case of Progress in a Networked Age (2012).

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Steven Johnson

Steven Johnson, is the author of The Invention of Air, The Ghost Map, and several other books.  For more, visit 

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