Book ‘Stolen Focus’ by Johann Hari

PDF Excerpt 'Stolen Focus: Why You Can't Pay Attention--and How to Think Deeply Again' by Johann Hari
Why You Can’t Pay Attention–and How to Think Deeply Again
Our ability to pay attention is collapsing.Bestselling author of Chasing the Scream and Lost Connections comes a groundbreaking examination of why this is happening—and how to get our attention back. “The book the world needs in order to win the war on distraction.”—Adam Grant, author of Think Again “Read this book to save your mind.”—Susan Cain, author of Quiet In the United States, teenagers can focus on one task for only sixty-five seconds at a time, and office workers average only three minutes. Like so many of us, Johann Hari was finding that constantly switching from device to device and tab to tab was a diminishing and depressing way to live. He tried all sorts of self-help solutions—even abandoning...
Language: English  Publisher: Crown (January 25, 2022)  Pages: 368 pages  ISBN-13: 978-0593138519  Dimensions:‎  6.46 x 1.23 x 9.58 inches

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