Times Educational Supplement

Topics: Early childhood education, Education, Childhood Pages: 2 (543 words) Published: December 10, 2012
Works Cited
"Can't Sleep, Won't Sleep." Times Educational Supplement 5003 (2012): 26-28. Teacher Reference Center. Web. 14 Nov. 2012.
This is an article about the connection between children’s defiance of bedtimes, which affects performance in school, and technology. The author explains how the availability of technology to children influences their drive to get a good night’s rest. Also the article continues by giving examples for the disadvantages on health that technology assumes.

Chabris, Christopher F., Daniel J Simons, and Inc ebrary. The Invisible Gorilla. Crown, 2010.
This is a book about the illusions of everyday life. In the book the authors introduce six types of illusions that people do not realize they come across. The illusions are, the illusion of attention, knowledge, memory, confidence, potential, and cause. They give examples of all of these illusions in society and some of which relate to technology.

Closson, Don. "Technological Innovation Must Be Limited to Protect Humanity." Humanity's Future. Ed. Louise I. Gerdes. Detroit: Greenhaven Press, 2006. Opposing Viewpoints. Rpt. from "Does the Future Need Us? The Future of Humanity and Technology." www.probe.org. 2002. Gale Opposing Viewpoints In Context. Web. 14 Nov. 2012. This article is about the three technologies of robotics, genetic engineering, and nanotechnology. Closson presents the idea that these types of technology will be what kill the human race. He gives examples of warnings of this occurrence actually happening. Also at the end of this article he presents and approach to technology that would prevent or limit negative happenings due to technology.

Cox, David. "The Benefits of Technology are Diminishing." Techology and Society. Ed. David Haugen and Susan Musser. Detroit: Greenhaven Press, 2007. Opposing Viewpoints. Rpt. from "Technohype Bites Back." New Statesman (9 Jan. 2006). Gale Opposing Viewpoints In Context. Web. 14 Nov. 2012.

In this article, Cox writes...
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