The Resource Steve Jobs and philosophy : for those who think different, edited by Shawn E. Klein., (ebook)

Steve Jobs and philosophy : for those who think different, edited by Shawn E. Klein., (ebook)

Label
Steve Jobs and philosophy : for those who think different
Title
Steve Jobs and philosophy
Title remainder
for those who think different
Statement of responsibility
edited by Shawn E. Klein.
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Steve Jobs represents a whole range of values and ideas in pluralistic American culture. He was a barefoot hippy capitalist who did more to change our everyday lives than anyone since Thomas Edison. Coming from modest means and education, he revolutionized several key industries and became fantastically wealthy. In Steve Jobs and Philosophy 16 philosophers examine the inspiring yet often baffling world of Steve Jobs. What can we learn about business ethics from his example? What are the major virtues of a creative innovator? How could Jobs defy conventional business practices? How did he combine values and attitudes previously believed to be unmixable? What does it really mean to "think different"? Can entrepreneurs be made or are they just born? If Jobs didn't make any major inventions, what was his contribution? What does Jobs teach us about the notions of simplicity and functionality in design? How do Jobs's achievements alter the way we think about technology in relation to human life? Steve Jobs and Philosophy covers vital issues in ethics, business, aesthetics, and technology. It includes a fascinating appendix listing all the philosophers mentioned in the book, along with explanations of their lives and key themes in their thoughts. "--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
650.01
Index
index present
LC call number
HF5387
LC item number
.S719 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Klein, Shawn
  • NC Live e-Pub Central
Series statement
Popular culture and philosophy
Series volume
volume 89
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  • Jobs, Steve
  • Business ethics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Technological innovations
Label
Steve Jobs and philosophy : for those who think different, edited by Shawn E. Klein., (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=2008151
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (257 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812698947
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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  • EBC2008151
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC2008151
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL2008151
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr11050028
  • (CaONFJC)MIL768451
  • (OCoLC)921985730
Label
Steve Jobs and philosophy : for those who think different, edited by Shawn E. Klein., (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=2008151
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (257 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812698947
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC2008151
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC2008151
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL2008151
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr11050028
  • (CaONFJC)MIL768451
  • (OCoLC)921985730

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