Amusing Ourselves To Death

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101042625
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Amusing Ourselves To Death

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780143036531
Size: 27.10 MB
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Examines the ways in which television has transformed public discourse--in politics, education, religion, science, and elsewhere--into a form of entertainment that undermines exposition, explanation and knowledge, in a special anniversary ...

Neil Postman Amusing And Informing Ourselves To Death

Author: Julia Schubert
Publisher: GRIN Verlag
ISBN: 3638441776
Size: 48.81 MB
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Seminar paper from the year 2005 in the subject English Language and Literature Studies - Culture and Applied Geography, grade: 1, Martin Luther University (Institut für Anglistik und Amerikanistik), course: Orality and Literacy, 17 ...

Teaching As A Subversive Activity

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Delta
ISBN: 0307491706
Size: 75.41 MB
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A no-holds-barred assault on outdated teaching methods--with dramatic and practical proposals on how education can be made relevant to today's world. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Amazing Ourselves To Death

Author: Lance Strate
Publisher: Peter Lang Gmbh, Internationaler Verlag Der Wissenschaften
ISBN: 9781433119309
Size: 56.94 MB
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"Media, technology, culture, television, new media, media ecology, public discourse" --

Political Tv

Author: Chuck Tryon
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317556933
Size: 32.11 MB
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This book serves as an accessible critical introduction to the broad category of American political television content.

Crazy Talk Stupid Talk

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Dell Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780440515494
Size: 69.32 MB
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Explains how to reduce ridiculous communication so that verbal behavior will not be an excessive burden.

Conscientious Objections

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307797317
Size: 29.51 MB
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Writing in the traditions of Orwell and H.L. Mencken, Neil Postman sends shock waves of wit and critical intelligence through the cultural wasteland. From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Disappearance Of Childhood

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307797228
Size: 72.84 MB
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Informative, alarming, and aphorisitc, The Disappearance of Childhood is a triumph of history and prophecy.

The Art Of Controversy

Author: Victor S Navasky
Publisher: Knopf
ISBN: 0307962148
Size: 50.15 MB
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Here Victor S. Navasky brilliantly illuminates the true power of one of our most enduringly vital forms of artistic expression.