How to Do Nothing: Resisting the Attention Economy by Jenny Odell

How to Do Nothing: Resisting the Attention Economy

Jenny Odell

256 pages first pub 2019 (editions)

nonfiction essays challenging informative reflective slow-paced


** A New York Times Bestseller ** A complex, smart and ambitious book that at first reads like a self-help manual, then blossoms into a wide-ranging political manifesto.--Jonah Engel Bromwich, The New York Times Book ReviewOne of President Barack ...

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reflective 82%
informative 80%
inspiring 48%
challenging 43%
hopeful 37%
emotional 5%
relaxing 5%
funny 2%
lighthearted 2%
sad 2%
adventurous 1%


slow 58%
medium 37%
fast 3%

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