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: 69.87 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: 10.76 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: 16.13 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A no-holds-barred assault on outdated teaching methods--with dramatic and practical proposals on how education can be made relevant to today's world.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: 55.41 MB
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"Media, technology, culture, television, new media, media ecology, public discourse" --

The End Of Education

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307797201
Size: 51.53 MB
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Postman presents useful models with which schools can restore a sense of purpose, tolerance, and a respect for learning.

Political Tv

Author: Chuck Tryon
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317556933
Size: 77.39 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: 43.57 MB
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Explains how to reduce ridiculous communication so that verbal behavior will not be an excessive burden.

Building A Bridge To The 18th Century

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307797287
Size: 53.50 MB
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Witty, provocative, and brilliantly reasoned, Building a Bridge to the Eighteenth Century is Neil Postman's most radical, and most commonsensical, book yet. From the Hardcover edition.

Conscientious Objections

Author: Neil Postman
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307797317
Size: 61.32 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.