爱思英语编者按:马克·艾略特·扎克伯格(Mark Elliot Zuckerberg),美国社交网站Facebook的创办人,被人们冠以“第二盖茨”的美誉。小编带你看看马克给我们推荐了什么样的书籍? 书籍.jpg Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s 2015 new year’s resolution was to read an important book every two week and discuss it with the Facebook community. 脸书CEO马克·扎克伯格2015年的新年决心就是每两个礼拜读一本重要的书,并且在网站的社区上讨论。 Zuckerberg’s book club, A Year of Books, has focused on big ideas that affect society and the business community. He has broken up those heavy books with some lighter science fiction, Liu Cixin’s “The Three-body Problem. 扎克伯格的读书俱乐部“读书之年”聚焦影响社会和商界的伟大想法。他已经舍弃内容沉重的大部头书,取而代之的是轻松愉悦的科幻小说——刘慈欣的《三体》。 It was first published in China in 2008, and the English translation that came out last year, won the 2015 hugo award for Best Novel. 《三体》出版于2008年,其译本去年问世,获2015年雨果奖最佳长篇小说。 Zuckerberg sci-fi picks can be lighter fare than his other options, but they all have some cultural significance. 比起马克·扎克伯格选的其他书籍,科幻类相对内容轻松,但都颇具文化意义。 Zuckerberg, who learned Mandarin, has been a student of Chinese and chinese culture in recent years as he tried to persuade the Chinese government to give its 1.4 billion inhabitants access to their social networks. 马克·扎克伯格学过普通话,因为想说服中国政府让其14亿居民上他的社交网站,近几年学起了中文和中国文化。 On his private Facebook page, he said: “the Three-body Problem” will be “a fun break from all the economic and social sciences books I’ve read recently.”He added that he will increase the pace of his book picks. 在他脸书个人页面上,他写道,“近来我读经济和社会科学,而‘三体问题’内容轻松有趣,可以作为调剂。”他补充说道,他会加快选书的节奏。 书单2.jpg 图注:扎克伯格在脸书上热推《三体》 “接下来我要读的书是刘慈欣的《三体》。这本中国科幻小说正大热中,好莱坞同名电影也在拍摄进程。对于看多经济和社会科学书籍审美疲劳的我而言,这本书是个轻松有趣的‘小放松’。” 书单3.jpg 《三体》英文版译者刘宇昆留言,表示“希望你喜欢这本书”。 A Year of Books so far: 附录:迄今为止扎克伯格的“年度书单”: “The end of Power: From Boardrooms to Battlefields and Churches to States, Why is Responsible is Not What It Used to Be”by Moisés Naím 莫伊塞斯·纳伊姆的《权力的终结:权力正在失去,世界如何运转》 “The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined”by Steven pinker 史蒂文·平克的《人性中的善良天使:暴力为什么会减少》 “On Immunity: An Inoculation”by Eula Biss 尤拉·比斯的《论免疫:预防接种》 “Creativity, Inc.: To overcome the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration”by Ed Catmull and Amy Wallace 艾德·卡特姆和埃米·华莱士的《创新公司:皮克斯的启示》 “The Structure of Scientific Revolutions”by Thomas S. Kuhn 库恩·S·托马斯的《科学革命的结构》 “Rational Ritual: Culture, Coordination and Common Knowledge”by Michael Chwe 崔时英的《理性的仪式:文化,协调和常识》 “Dealing with China: An Insider Reveals the New Economic Superpower”by Henry M. Paulson 汉克·保尔森的《与中国打交道:内部人士揭秘新经济超级大国》 “Orwell’s Revenge: 1984 Palimpsest”by Peter Huber 彼得·休伯的 《奥威尔的报复》 “The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness”by Michelle Alexander 亚力山大·米歇尔的《新种族隔离主义》 “The Muqaddimah”of Ibn Khaldun 伊本·赫勒敦的《历史导论》 “Sapiens: A Brief History of Humanity”by Kristina Noah Harari 克里斯蒂娜·诺亚·哈若瑞的《智人:人类简史》 “The Player of Games”by Iain M. Banks 伊恩·M·班克斯的《游戏玩家》 “Energy: A Beginner’s Guide”by Vaclav Smil 瓦科拉夫·斯米尔的《能量》 “Genome: the Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters”by Matt Ridley 马特·里德利的《基因组》 “The Varieties of Religious Experience: A Study in Human Nature”by William James 威廉·詹姆士的《宗教经验之种种》 “Portfolios of the Poor: How the World’s Poor Live on $ 2 a Day”by Daryl Collins, Jonathan Morduch, Stuart Rutherford, and Orlanda Ruthven 达里尔·柯林斯和乔纳森莫多克的《穷人的投资组合:一天2美元的贫困生活》 “Why Nations Fail: the Origins of Power, Prosperity and Poverty” by Daren Acemoğlu and James Robinson 达龙·阿瑟穆顾鲁和詹姆斯·罗兵逊《国家为何衰落:能源、财富与贫困的起源》 “The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves”by Matt Ridley 马特·里德利的《理性乐观派:一部人类经济进步史》 “The Three-body Problem”by Liu Cixin 刘慈欣《三体》 声明:本双语文章的中文翻译系沪江英语原创内容,转载请注明出处。中文翻译仅代表译者个人观点,仅供参考。如有不妥之处,欢迎指正。