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Social History of the Media From Gutenberg to the Internet

ISBN-10: 0745623751

ISBN-13: 9780745623757

Edition: 2001

Authors: Peter Burke, Asa Briggs

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Description:

This volume explores the history of the different means of communication in the West from the invention of printing to the Internet. It discusses issues from the importance of oral and manuscript communication to the development of electronic media.
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Book details

List price: $29.95
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Polity Press
Publication date: 1/28/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 374
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.232
Language: English

List of Illustrations
Preface
Introduction
The Print Revolution in Context
The Media and the Public Sphere in Early Modern Europe
From Steam to Electricity
Processes and Patterns
Information, Education, Entertainment
Convergence
Conclusion: Into Cyberspace?
Chronology
Further Reading
Index