By Robert Rose-Coutre

ISBN-10: 0997325003

ISBN-13: 9780997325003

“Robert Rose-Coutré is attracted to what tv has performed to human society and the human mind because it grew to become omnipresent in our lives within the mid-20th century. His ebook name of the lively brain summarizes what he has realized from years of learning study into this attention-grabbing subject. instead of being a scientist, he’s a technology popularizer. His target is to make all that learn obtainable to the common reader.

He reviews that a lot of what's improper with modern society may be traced to the mind-deadening results of television. He tells us that during the 1st 24 years of lifestyles, humans spend greater than 25,000 hours passively gazing tv. Passive staring at replaces energetic dwelling. That ends up in mental and actual harm.

He sketches a frightening situation, yet it’s no longer totally bleak. Two-thirds of this 250-page e-book disguise feedback for reversing these developments, and, sure, they do contain turning off the television.

Rose-Coutré encompasses a 10-page bibliography and huge endnotes so you might keep on with up on his study which will. … it may possibly give you the data you must again up whatever your intelligence has already been telling you.”

—Mensa Bulletin, September 2016

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