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Title The psychology of Silicon Valley : ethical threats and emotional unintelligence in the tech industry / Katy Cook.
Author Cook, Katy, author.
Publication Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, [2020]
Description viii, 314 pages ; 21 cm
Call # 302.35 C
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary This open access book explores the conscious and unconscious norms, values, and characteristics that drive behaviors within the high-tech capital of the world, Silicon Valley, and the sector it represents. In an era where the reach and influence of a single industry has the potential to define the future of our world, it has become apparent just how little we know about the organizations driving these changes. This book offers a revealing look inside the mind of the world's most influtential industry and how the identity, culture, myths, and motivations of Big Tech ar harming society.
Contents Psychology. Identity ; Culture & environment ; Myths & stories ; Motivation -- Impacts. Truth, information & democracy ; Economic inequality & employment ; Mental health, relationshps & cognition -- Next steps. A way forward ; Conclusion.
Subject Corporate culture -- California -- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County)
Psychology, Industrial -- California -- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County)
High technology industries -- California -- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County) -- Management.
Corporate culture. (OCoLC)fst00879624
High technology industries -- Management. (OCoLC)fst00956455
Psychology, Industrial. (OCoLC)fst01081592
California -- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County) (OCoLC)fst01316612
Related To ebook version : 9783030273644
ISBN 3030273636 (paperback) :
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