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The News: A User’s Manual

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The News: A User's Manual by Alain De Botton
Dec 02, 2014 | ISBN 9780307476838
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    Dec 02, 2014 | ISBN 9780307476838

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    Feb 11, 2014 | ISBN 9780307911728

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“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

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