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Philosophy of media : a short history of ideas and innovations from Socrates to social media / Robert Hassan and Thomas Sutherland.

Author:
Hassan, Robert, 1959- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.
  • ©2017
Description:
vii, 254 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 236-248) and index.
Contents:
Introduction : In Medias Res -- The disruptive power of the written word -- The mediation of politics -- Encoding the universe -- The question of objectivity -- Automata and the metaphor of the machine -- Form, matter and simulation -- Summary -- Analogue and digital -- Technological determinism -- Global media society -- End of modern politics? -- Technological innovation and time -- Digitality and an ethic of responsibility -- Conclusion : Bridging the past and future.
Subject(s):
Mass mediaPhilosophy [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9781138908321 ((hardback ; : alk. paper))
  • 1138908320 ((hardback ; : alk. paper))
  • 9781138908338 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 1138908339 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • ((e-book))
LCCN:
2016011597
OCLC:
950004229
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