Technopoly

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 030779735X
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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 ...

Confronting Technopoly

Author: Phil Rose
Publisher: Intellect (UK)
ISBN: 9781783206889
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" This book brings together a number of contributors from different disciplinary perspectives to analyze technopoly both as a concept and as it is seen and understood in contemporary society.

Religion And Society

Author: Gerrie Ter Haar
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004161236
Size: 65.36 MB
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Ethics in the Grasp of Technology Neil Postman in his very readable book
Technopoly: The Surrender of Culture to Technology tells us that technology is
our friend for two reasons.6 First, it makes life easier, cleaner and longer. Second
, due to ...

Eye On The Future

Author: Ray Broadus Browne
Publisher: Popular Press
ISBN: 9780879726560
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The usually astute Neil Postman has recently published Technopoly: The
Surrender of Culture to Technology (1992), a book whose insistence that
rampant technology undermines the moral foundations of society recalls the
gloomy ...

Radiohead And The Global Movement For Change

Author: Phil Rose
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1611478618
Size: 22.84 MB
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This book investigates the fascinating and important work of the British group Radiohead, named by Time Magazine among its Top 100 Most Influential People of 2008, and focuses particularly on their landmark recording OK Computer (1997).

Person Reference And Gender In Translation

Author: Marion Kremer
Publisher: Gunter Narr Verlag
ISBN: 9783823349372
Size: 36.15 MB
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1992a. Technopoly. The Surrender of Culture to Technology. New York: Knopf.
German translation: Das Technopol. Die Macht der Technologien und die
Entmundigung der Gesellschaft. 1992b. Aus dem Amerikanischen von Reinhard
Kaiser.

Fire For The Journey

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Publisher: Armour Publishing Pte Ltd
ISBN: 9789814045193
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To some extent, that is true. However, we must note two things here. First, the
place of technology and the level of its influence in our lives are changing
significantly. In his thoughtful book Technopoly: The Surrender of Culture to
Technology, ...

Ipod And Philosophy

Author: D. E. Wittkower
Publisher: Open Court
ISBN: 0812697812
Size: 17.69 MB
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1 As with everything that grumpy man ever wrote, there is a grain of truth
Postman's anti-technology rant, and few new “tools” illustrate his words better
than ... 1 Technopoly: The Surrender of Culture to Technology (New York:
Vintage, 1993).