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

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Heinemann, 10.02.1986 - 184 Seiten
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Review: Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business

Nutzerbericht  - Forester McClatchey - Goodreads

It isn't fair to read any writer immediately after Nabokov. Postman's prose inevitably seemed cro-magnon, but at least it was clear and, fittingly, entertaining. Vollständige Rezension lesen

Review: Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business

Nutzerbericht  - Mohammed Al-Garawi - Goodreads

The main thesis of this book is that television has negatively affected the level of public discourse in contemporary America. Postman starts off by comparing Huxley's and Orwell's dystopian futures ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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The Age of Show Business
83
Now This
99
Shuffle Off to Bethlehem
114
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