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The Resource Amusing ourselves to death : public discourse in the age of show business, Neil Postman

Amusing ourselves to death : public discourse in the age of show business, Neil Postman

Label
Amusing ourselves to death : public discourse in the age of show business
Title
Amusing ourselves to death
Title remainder
public discourse in the age of show business
Statement of responsibility
Neil Postman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Postman, Neil
Dewey number
302.2/34
Index
index present
LC call number
P94
LC item number
.P63 1986
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mass media
  • Mass media
Label
Amusing ourselves to death : public discourse in the age of show business, Neil Postman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Elisabeth Sifton books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-175) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The mediums is the metaphor -- Media as epistemology -- Typographic America -- The typographic mind -- The peek-a-boo world -- The age of show business -- "Now--this" -- Shuffle off to Bethlehem -- Reach out and elect someone -- Teaching as an amusing activity -- The Huxleyan warning
Control code
13456186
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
viii, 184 pages
Isbn
9780140094381
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
86009513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Amusing ourselves to death : public discourse in the age of show business, Neil Postman
Publication
Note
"Elisabeth Sifton books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-175) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The mediums is the metaphor -- Media as epistemology -- Typographic America -- The typographic mind -- The peek-a-boo world -- The age of show business -- "Now--this" -- Shuffle off to Bethlehem -- Reach out and elect someone -- Teaching as an amusing activity -- The Huxleyan warning
Control code
13456186
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
viii, 184 pages
Isbn
9780140094381
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
86009513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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