Institute of Urban Studies News

Book Review: New | February 14, 2012

Michael Dudley reviews Winifred Gallagher’s latest book, “New: Understanding our Need for Novelty and Change.” He notes,

Gallagher proposes ways for individuals and cultures alike to attain balance in our increasingly bewildering world — to step back from our constant need for change and regain our ability to ignore distractions and identify and retain only that information that can help us lead meaningful lives.”

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