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Mar 31, 1993
| ISBN 9780679745402
Jun 01, 2011
| ISBN 9780307797353
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Mar 31, 1993 | ISBN 9780679745402
Jun 01, 2011 | ISBN 9780307797353
A witty, often terrifying that chronicles our transformation into a society that is shaped by technology—from the acclaimed author of Amusing Ourselves to Death. “A provocative book … A tool for fighting back against the tools that run our lives.” —Dallas Morning NewsThe story of our society’s transformation into a Technopoly: a society that no longer merely uses technology as a support system but instead is shaped by it—with radical consequences for the meanings of politics, art, education, intelligence, and truth.
Neil Postman was a University Professor, the Paulette Goddard Chair of Media Ecology, and the chair of the Department of Media, Culture, and Communication, all at New York University. Among his 20 books are studies of childhood (The Disappearance of… More about Neil Postman
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