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Boom (2012) 2 (1): 65–71.
Published: 03 March 2012
... content through the University of California Press s Rights and Permissions website, httpwww.ucpressjournals.com/reprintInfo.asp. DOI: 10.1525/boom.2012.2.1.65. Stewart Brand is arguably best known as the founder of the Whole Earth Catalog in the 1960s, but he s been an activist for environmental and...
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Boom (2014) 4 (4): 4–15.
Published: 01 December 2014
.... Ferlinghetti had just started publishing under the City Lights imprint. Stewart Brand did the Whole Earth Catalog. There was an inventiveness and excitement to it all. It was a snubbing of the nose at the proprieties and at the stuckedness of major publishing. I remember that Harper and Houghton and all these...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): 43–54.
Published: 01 June 2014
... to Cyberculture: Stewart Brand, the Whole Earth Network, and the Rise of Digital Utopianism (Chi- cago: University of Chicago Press, 2006). 23 Yiren See Lu, Silicon Valley s Youth Problem New York Times, 12 March 2014; and Noam Scheiber, The Brutal Ageism of Tech The New Republic, 23 March 2014...
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Boom (2013) 3 (4): 35–45.
Published: 01 December 2013
... like MIT Media Lab chief Nicholas Negroponte and Wired Magazine head Kevin Kelly, along with Stewart Brand, guru of the Whole Earth Quarterly, the Long Now Foundation, and much else, held out the hope that computers and computer networks would revolutionize everything. Some seers promised things that...
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Boom (2013) 3 (4): 54–66.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Valley Stewart Brand Sim Van Der Ryn Jerry Brown dystopia utopia SB375 Google San Francisco Berkeley Wildflower mural in Un miriam greenberg What on Earth Is Sustainable? Toward critical sustainability studies Sustainability is a futuristic, even utopian, project par excellence. As with all...
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Boom (2013) 3 (4): 67–72.
Published: 01 December 2013
... cadre of environmentalists, including Whole Earth Catalog founder Stewart Brand, believe in the potential of fourth- generation nuclear reactors. Following California s now- shuttered San Onofre reactor dysfunction and Japan s catastrophic Fukijama meltdown, anti-nuke investors, poli- ticians, and...
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Boom (2013) 3 (3): 102–109.
Published: 01 September 2013
...- nians understood our highly engineered water systems statewide, making it difficult to understand how to manage water fairly during times of stress and strain. Governor Jerry Brown commissioned an atlas from the California Depart- ment of Water Resources. Stewart Brand, founder of the Whole Earth...
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Boom (2012) 2 (1): 1–16.
Published: 03 March 2012
... from Maybeck to Jobs In his most recent book, the Bay Region ecologist Stewart Brand mentions his custom of see[ing] everything in terms of solvable design problems. 10 Brand is here trying to sum- marize his vision as an ecologist, yet the phrase strikes me as peculiarly applicable to a certain...