Technopoly: The Surrender of Culture to Technology
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 01.06.2011 - 240 Seiten
In this witty, often terrifying work of cultural criticism, the author of Amusing Ourselves to Death chronicles our 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.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - kittyjay - LibraryThing
We all recognize the changing world around us: our phones are computers, our computers are televisions, and our bookshelves are now condensed to a single Kindle reader. Books upon books have been ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
TECHNOPOLYNutzerbericht - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Postman (Conscientious Objections, 1988, etc.) once more cuts across the grain as an important critic of our national culture, this time arguing that America has become the world's first ... Vollständige Rezension lesen