Adam Alter

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Adam Alter is an American marketing author[1] and also teaches at New York University Stern School of Business.[2] He is a New York Times-Best Seller[3] and has been reviewed by Chicago Tribune, saying "explores the roots of our tech addiction"[4] The Washington Post saying "enjoyable yet alarming[5] and Publishers Weekly[6] and The Guardian, saying "illuminating on the ways that designers engineer behavioural addiction".[7]

Education[edit]

Alter earned his Bachelor of Science from University of New South Wales and M.A. and Ph.D at Princeton University.[8]

Bibliography[edit]

  • Drunk Tank Pink (2013)
  • Irresistible (2017)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "'Irresistible' By Design: It's No Accident You Can't Stop Looking At The Screen". npr.org. March 13, 2017. Retrieved November 27, 2017.
  2. ^ "Adam Alter". nyu.edu. Retrieved November 27, 2017.
  3. ^ Dreifus, Claudia (March 6, 2017). "Why We Can't Look Away From Our Screens". nytimes.com. Retrieved November 27, 2017.
  4. ^ "'Irresistible' technology is making our kids miss social cues". chicagotribune.com. March 13, 2017. Retrieved November 27, 2017.
  5. ^ "Subtle and Insidious technology is designed to addict us". washingtonpost.com. March 2, 2017. Retrieved November 27, 2017.
  6. ^ "Nonfiction Book Reivew". publishersweekly.com. January 7, 2013. Retrieved November 27, 2017.
  7. ^ "Irresistible: Why We Can't Stop Checking, Scrolling, Clicking and Watching – review". theguardian.com. February 26, 2017. Retrieved November 27, 2017.
  8. ^ "Adam Alter". adamalterauthor.com. Retrieved November 27, 2017.