Has Modern Technology caused the End of Reflection? (via NY Times)

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“The end of reflection”  author of the article on The New York Times, Teddy Wayne, heads his post, published on June 11, 2016. A noteworthy quote:

“’Finding moments to engage in contemplative thinking has always been a challenge, since we’re distractible,’ said Nicholas Carr, author of ‘The Shallows.’ ‘But now that we’re carrying these powerful media devices around with us all day long, those opportunities become even less frequent, for the simple reason that we have this ability to distract ourselves constantly.’”

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