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The Resource Turning back the clock : hot wars and media populism, Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen

Turning back the clock : hot wars and media populism, Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen

Label
Turning back the clock : hot wars and media populism
Title
Turning back the clock
Title remainder
hot wars and media populism
Statement of responsibility
Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Eco, Umberto
Dewey number
854/.914
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ4865.C6
LC item number
A62613 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McEwen, Alastair
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Eco, Umberto
Label
Turning back the clock : hot wars and media populism, Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
A collection of previously published articles
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Some reflections on war and peace -- Love America and march for peace -- The prospects for Europe -- The wolf and the lamb: the rhetoric of oppression -- Enlightenment and common sense -- From play to carnival -- The loss of privacy -- On political correctness -- On private schools -- Science, technology, and magic -- For whom the bell tolls: a 2001 appeal for a moral referendum -- The 2001 electoral campaign and veteran Communist strategy -- On mass media populism -- Foreigners and us -- Revisiting history -- The revolt against the law -- Pasta cunegonda -- Chronicles of the late empire -- Between Dr: Watson and Lawrence of Arabia -- Words are stones -- Back to the seventies -- Kamikazes and assassins -- Holy wars, passion, and religion -- Negotiating in a multiethnic society -- The taking of Jerusalem: an eyewitness report -- Beauty queens, fundamentalists, and lepers -- What are we to do with the pre-Adamites? -- The roots of Europe -- The crucifix, its uses and customs -- On the soul of the embryo -- Chance and intelligent design -- Hands off my son! -- Those who don't believe in God believe in everything -- Relativism? -- Are the Italians anti-Semites? -- The plot -- Some of my best friends -- Some of her best friends -- A dream -- On the shoulders of giants -- On the disadvantages and advantages of death
Control code
141483068
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
369 pages
Isbn
9780151013517
Lccn
2007022472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)141483068
Label
Turning back the clock : hot wars and media populism, Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen
Publication
Note
A collection of previously published articles
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Some reflections on war and peace -- Love America and march for peace -- The prospects for Europe -- The wolf and the lamb: the rhetoric of oppression -- Enlightenment and common sense -- From play to carnival -- The loss of privacy -- On political correctness -- On private schools -- Science, technology, and magic -- For whom the bell tolls: a 2001 appeal for a moral referendum -- The 2001 electoral campaign and veteran Communist strategy -- On mass media populism -- Foreigners and us -- Revisiting history -- The revolt against the law -- Pasta cunegonda -- Chronicles of the late empire -- Between Dr: Watson and Lawrence of Arabia -- Words are stones -- Back to the seventies -- Kamikazes and assassins -- Holy wars, passion, and religion -- Negotiating in a multiethnic society -- The taking of Jerusalem: an eyewitness report -- Beauty queens, fundamentalists, and lepers -- What are we to do with the pre-Adamites? -- The roots of Europe -- The crucifix, its uses and customs -- On the soul of the embryo -- Chance and intelligent design -- Hands off my son! -- Those who don't believe in God believe in everything -- Relativism? -- Are the Italians anti-Semites? -- The plot -- Some of my best friends -- Some of her best friends -- A dream -- On the shoulders of giants -- On the disadvantages and advantages of death
Control code
141483068
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
369 pages
Isbn
9780151013517
Lccn
2007022472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)141483068

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