Always On: The Toll of Technology on Modern Life

Silhouette of many staring at the computer screen.
Jun. 10, 2018

Sociologist Simon Gottschalk studies how there’s a price to pay for the technology that’s supposed to make lives easier. His new book, The Terminal Self: Everyday Life in Hypermodern Times, explores the social and psychological toll that increasing online activities have on work, education, family life, and self worth.