In Praise of Slowness
Challenging the Cult of SpeedBook - 2005 | First HarperCollins paperback edition.
The Slow philosophy can be summed up in a single word - balance. People are discovering energy and efficiency where we may have least expected - in slowing down." "In this engaging and entertaining exploration, award-winning journalist and rehabilitated speedaholic Carl Honore details our perennial love affair with efficiency and speed in a perfect blend of anecdotal reportage, history, and intellectual inquiry. In Praise of Slowness is the first comprehensive look at the worldwide Slow movements making their way into the mainstream - in offices, factories, neighborhoods, kitchens, hospitals, concert halls, bedrooms, gyms, and schools.
Publisher: New York : HarperOne, 2005.
Edition: First HarperCollins paperback edition.
Branch Call Number: 304.237 HONORE
Characteristics: 321 pages ; 21 cm
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