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    • Summary, Analysis & Review of Arlie Russell Hochschild's Strangers in Their Own Land by Instaread

    • By: Instaread
    • Narrated by: Jeff Jorgensen
    • Length: 24 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This summary, analysis, and review of Arlie Russell Hochschild's Strangers in Their Own Land by Instaread includes an overview of the book, important people, and key takeaways.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • a quick summary of a great book.

    • By Cliente Kindle rfb on 08-20-17

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    • Summary, Analysis & Review of Gene Kim's, Jez Humble's, Patrick Debois's, & John Willis's The DevOps Handbook by Instaread

    • By: Instaread
    • Narrated by: Jeff Jorgensen
    • Length: 26 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In the 1980s, Toyota revolutionized manufacturing with its application of the lean production philosophy. Today, DevOps seeks to apply the principles of lean manufacturing to the technology industry. To do so, DevOps unites the two traditionally clashing bodies of the corporate IT department: development and operations. In traditional IT departments, the development group builds products and then hands them off to operations to launch them and keep them up and running.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Waste of time

    • By Nathan Vineyard on 01-09-17

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    • Summary, Analysis & Review of Jon Meacham's Thomas Jefferson by Instaread

    • By: Instaread
    • Narrated by: Jeff Jorgensen
    • Length: 28 mins
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    Jon Meacham's Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power is a biography that focuses on Thomas Jefferson's abilities as a practical politician. Meacham argues that Jefferson was a pragmatist who was willing to adjust his philosophical principles as necessary to preserve the United States.

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    • Guide to Michael Eric Dyson's Tears We Cannot Stop

    • By: Eureka
    • Narrated by: Jeff Jorgensen
    • Length: 11 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Michael Eric Dyson's Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America is a book about racism in the United States. Dyson argues that white Americans need to understand the privilege and power whiteness grants them. They can then take steps to end racism....

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    • Guide to Eric Schlosser's Fast Food Nation

    • By: Eureka
    • Narrated by: Jeff Jorgensen
    • Length: 14 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Please note: This is a companion to the book and not the original book. Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser is an investigative exploration of the fast-food industry and how it affects consumers.

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    • Summary, Analysis & Review of Lawrence Levy's To Pixar and Beyond by Instaread

    • By: Instaread
    • Narrated by: Jeff Jorgensen
    • Length: 28 mins
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    To Pixar and Beyond: My Unlikely Journey with Steve Jobs to Make Entertainment History is Lawrence Levy's personal account of how he and Steve Jobs turned a struggling animation company into a filmmaking powerhouse. Levy is the former Pixar chief financial officer. When Levy arrived at Pixar in 1995 at the behest of CEO Steve Jobs, the animation company was struggling. Jobs purchased the company in 1986 to be a graphics hardware business, but it had not succeeded in this area.

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