Paperback $15.95

Vintage | Dec 02, 2014 | 272 Pages | 5-3/16 x 8 | ISBN 9780307476838

  • Paperback$15.95

    Vintage | Dec 02, 2014 | 272 Pages | 5-3/16 x 8 | ISBN 9780307476838

  • Hardcover$26.95

    Pantheon | Feb 11, 2014 | 272 Pages | 5-1/8 x 7 | ISBN 9780307379122

  • Ebook$13.99

    Vintage | Feb 11, 2014 | 272 Pages | ISBN 9780307911728

Praise

“A thought-provoking look at the impact of news on culture and individuals.” —Booklist

“De Botton’s utopian project . . . is to challenge our pessimistic assumptions about what news is and imagine how it could be.”  —The Guardian

“Elegantly argued. . . . Moves briskly across the vast landscape of contemporary news.”  —San Francisco Chronicle

“Broaches the problems of twenty-first century media outlets with de Botton’s signature flourish.” —The New Republic

Table Of Contents

Contents
 
I. Preface
II. Politics
III. World News
IV. Economics
V. Celebrity
VI. Disaster
VII. Consumption
VIII. Conclusion

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