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The Diamond Age

Neal Stephenson’s 1995 novel The Diamond Age is a fascinating story which provides a lot of relevant discussion about the conflicts between east-Asian and western values, especially in education and social issues. ¬†Additionally vital to book is the advanced technological setting, a future of eartch future revolutionized by nanotechnology. ¬†In fact, for much of the book, the exploration of this nanotechnological future was at least as interesting as the plot.

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