Wonderland : how play made the modern world / by Steve Johnson
By: Johnson, Steven.Publisher: London, U.K. : Pan Books, 2017Description: 297. ; ill. ; 20 cm.ISBN: 9781509862559.Subject(s): Innovation | SocietyOnline resources: Read our book review
|Item type||Home library||Call number||Status||Date due||Barcode||Item reserves|
|Book||Australia||605 JOH 2016 (Browse shelf)||Available||CA012788|
|Book||New Zealand||605 WON (Browse shelf)||Available||CA013148|
Fashion and shopping -- Music -- Taste -- Illusion -- Games -- Public space.
Argues that the pursuit of novelty and wonder is a powerful driver of innovation. Offers tales and histories of innovations and inventions, from Paleolithic bone flutes to computer software.