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              Lifelong Kindergarten: Cultivating Creativity through Projects, Passion, Peers, and Play
               

              Lifelong Kindergarten: Cultivating Creativity through Projects, Passion, Peers, and Play (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Resnick, Mitchel; Foreword by Robinson, Ken

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              In today's kindergartens, children spend more time with math worksheets and phonics flashcards than building blocks and finger paint. Kindergarten is becoming more like the rest of school. Here, learning expert Resnick argues for exactly the opposite: the rest of school (even the... rest of life) should be more like kindergarten. 5 7/16 x 8.
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              ISBN 9780262536134
              Released NZ 15 Aug 2018
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
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              Surf Craft: Design and the Culture of Board Riding
               

              Surf Craft: Design and the Culture of Board Riding (Hardback)

              By Kenvin, Richard

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              The evolution of the surfboard, from traditional Hawaiian folk designs to masterpieces of mathematical engineering to mass-produced fiberglass.

              ISBN 9780262027601
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2014
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 18+ years
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              The Alchemy of Us: How Humans and Matter Transformed One Another

              The Alchemy of Us: How Humans and Matter Transformed One Another (Hardback)

              By Ramirez, Ainissa

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              In the bestselling tradition of Stuff Matters and The Disappearing Spoon: a clever and engaging look at materials, the innovations they made possible, and how these technologies changed us.

              ISBN 9780262043809
              Released NZ 15 Mar 2020
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
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              How History Gets Things Wrong: The Neuroscience of Our Addiction to Stories

              How History Gets Things Wrong: The Neuroscience of Our Addiction to Stories (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Rosenberg, Alex

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              Why we learn the wrong things from narrative history, and how our love for stories is hard-wired.

              ISBN 9780262537995
              Released NZ 13 Aug 2019
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
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              Scholarship in the Digital Age: Information, Infrastructure, and the Internet

              Scholarship in the Digital Age: Information, Infrastructure, and the Internet (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Borgman, Christine L.

              An exploration of the technical, social, legal, and economic aspects of the scholarly infrastructure needed to support research activities in all fields in the twenty-first century.

              ISBN 9780262514903
              Released NZ 15 Sep 2010
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 18+ years
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              Revisiting Keynes: Economic Possibilities for Our Grandchildren

              Revisiting Keynes: Economic Possibilities for Our Grandchildren (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Pecchi, Lorenzo; Piga, Gustavo; Contributions by Keynes, John Maynard; Zilibotti, Fabrizio; Stiglitz, Joseph E.

              Leading economists revisit a provocative essay by John Maynard Keynes, debating Keynes's vision of growth, inequality, work, leisure, entrepreneurship, consumerism, and the search for happiness in the twenty-first century.

              ISBN 9780262515115
              Released NZ 15 Sep 2010
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 18+ years
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              When the Lights Went Out: A History of Blackouts in America

              When the Lights Went Out: A History of Blackouts in America (Hardback)

              By Nye, David E.

              Blackouts--whether they result from military planning, network failure, human error, or terrorism--offer snapshots of electricity's increasingly central role in American society.

              ISBN 9780262013741
              Released NZ 15 Mar 2010
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
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              Rational Choice

              Rational Choice (Hardback, New edition)

              By Gilboa, Itzhak

              A nontechnical, concise, and rigorous introduction to the rational choice paradigm, focusing on basic insights applicable in fields ranging from economics to philosophy.

              ISBN 9780262014007
              Released NZ 15 Apr 2010
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
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              Learning to Communicate in Science and Engineering: Case Studies from MIT

              Learning to Communicate in Science and Engineering: Case Studies from MIT (Hardback, New edition)

              By Poe, Mya; Lerner, Neal; Craig, Jennifer; Foreword by Paradis, James; Paradis, James G.

              Case studies and pedagogical strategies to help science and engineering students improve their writing and speaking skills while developing professional identities.

              ISBN 9780262162470
              Released NZ 15 Mar 2010
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
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              Reinventing the Automobile: Personal Urban Mobility for the 21st Century

              Reinventing the Automobile: Personal Urban Mobility for the 21st Century (Hardback, New edition)

              By Mitchell, William J.; Borroni-Bird, Chris E.; Burns, Lawrence D.

              How to leave behind our unwieldy, gas-guzzling, carbon dioxide-emitting vehicles for cars that are green, smart, connected, and fun.

              ISBN 9780262013826
              Released NZ 15 Mar 2010
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 18+ years
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