Communication in History: Technology, Culture, Society

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David J. Crowley, Paul Heyer
Allyn and Bacon, 2003 - 331 Seiten
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Communication in History's outstanding selection of readings from classic and contemporary sources gives an extensive overview of the most important ideas in the field. Encompassing topics as wide-ranging as the role of printing in the rise of the modern state and the role of the Internet in the Information Age, this anthology reveals how media have been influential both in maintaining social order and as powerful agents of change. Revised with new readings for the Fourth Edition, Communication in History continues to be, as one reviewer wrote, "the only book in the sea of History of Mass Communication books that introduces the reader to a more expansive, intellectually enlivening study of the relationship between human history and communication history." For anyone interested in media history, history of communication, the relationship of the media and society.

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Inhalt

The Media of Early Civilization
2
The Tradition of Western Literacy
41
The Print Revolution
83
Urheberrecht

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Über den Autor (2003)

David Crowley is a Tutor in the History of Design, at the Royal College of Art.
Susan E. Reid is a Lecturer in Russian Visual Arts, at the University of Sheffield.

PAUL HEYER is Associate Professor of Communication at Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada.

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