John M. Jordan (MIT Press, 2019)
An accessible introduction to 3D printing that outlines the additive manufacturing process, industrial and household markets, and emerging uses.The use of 3D printing digitally controlled additive manufacturing is growing rapidly.
John H. Holland (MIT Press, 1992)
Genetic algorithms are playing an increasingly important role in studies of complex adaptive systems, ranging from adaptive agents in economic theory to the use of machine learning techniques in the design of complex devices such as aircraft ...
John Haugeland (MIT Press, 1989)
"Machines who think how utterly preposterous," huff beleaguered humanists, defending their dwindling turf. "Artificial Intelligence it's here and about to surpass our own," crow techno-visionaries, proclaiming dominion.
Gwendolyn Wright (MIT Press, 1983)
The evolution of housing in America. This book is concerned essentially with the model of domestic environment in this country, as it has evolved from colonial architecture through current urban projects.
Dariusz Jemielniak, Aleksandra Przegalinska (MIT Press, 2020)
How networked technology enables the emergence of a new collaborative society.Humans are hard-wired for collaboration, and new technologies of communication act as a super-amplifier of our natural collaborative mindset.
Bon Ku, Ellen Lupton (MIT Press, 2020)
Applying the principles of human-centered design to real-world health care challenges, from drug packaging to early detection of breast cancer.This book makes a case for applying the principles of design thinking to real-world health care challenges.
Gillian "Gus" Andrews (MIT Press, 2020)
How to survive the digital revolution without getting trampled: your guide to online mindfulness, digital self-empowerment, cybersecurity, creepy ads, trustworthy information, and more.
Paul Thagard (MIT Press, 2005)
Cognitive science approaches the study of mind and intelligence from an interdisciplinary perspective, working at the intersection of philosophy, psychology, artificial intelligence, neuroscience, linguistics, and anthropology.
John Haugeland (MIT Press, 1997)
Mind design is the endeavor to understand mind (thinking, intellect) in terms of its design (how it is built, how it works). Unlike traditional empirical psychology, it is more oriented toward the "how" than the "what.
Ulrich Conrads, Michael Bullock (MIT Press, 1975)
The present volume offers eloquent testimony that many of the master builders of this century have held passionate convictions regarding the philosophic and social basis of their art.
Richard Boulanger (MIT Press, 2000)
Created in 1985 by Barry Vercoe, Csound is one of the most widely used software sound synthesis systems. Because it is so powerful, mastering Csound can take a good deal of time and effort.
Jurgen Habermas (MIT Press, 1990)
This critique of French philosophy and the history of German philosophy is a tour de force that has the immediacy and accessibility of the lecture form and the excitement of an encounter across national cultural boundaries as Habermas takes up the ...
Dolores Hayden (MIT Press, 1997)
Based on her extensive experience in the urban communities of Los Angeles, historian and architect Dolores Hayden proposes new perspectives on gender, race, and ethnicity to broaden the practice of public history and public art, enlarge urban ...
William J. Mitchell (MIT Press, 1994)
Continuing William Mitchell's investigations of how we understand, reason about, and use images, The Reconfigured Eye provides the first systematic, critical analysis of the digital imaging revolution.
Georg Lukacs (MIT Press, 1974)
Georg Lukács wrote The Theory of the Novel in 1914-1915, a period that also saw the conception of Rosa Luxemburg's Spartacus Letters, Lenin's Imperialism: The Highest Stage of Capitalism, Spengler's Decline of the West, and Ernst Bloch's Spirit ...
Bruce M. Tharp, Stephanie M. Tharp (MIT Press, 2019)
Exploring how design can be used for good prompting self-reflection, igniting the imagination, and affecting positive social change.Good design provides solutions to problems.
Ann M. Pendleton-Jullian, John Seely Brown (MIT Press, 2019)
Tools for navigating today's hyper-connected, rapidly changing, and radically contingent white water world.
Ai Weiwei, John Tancock, Stephanie H. Tung (MIT Press, 2019)
An autobiography in pictures: photographs taken by Ai Weiwei that capture his emergence as the uniquely provocative artist that he is today.Ai Weiwei: Beijing Photographs 1993 2003 is an autobiography in pictures.