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Conscientious objections : stirring up trouble about language, technology, and education, Neil Postman

Label
Conscientious objections : stirring up trouble about language, technology, and education
Title
Conscientious objections
Title remainder
stirring up trouble about language, technology, and education
Statement of responsibility
Neil Postman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Postman, Neil
Index
index present
LC call number
P40.8
LC item number
.P667 1992
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Language and education
  • Technology
  • Mass media
  • Language and education
  • Mass media
  • Technology
  • Massamedia
  • Onderwijs
  • Semantiek
  • United States
Label
Conscientious objections : stirring up trouble about language, technology, and education, Neil Postman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 1st ed. New York : Knopf, 1988
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Social science as moral theology -- Defending against the indefensible -- The naming of missiles -- My German question -- A muted celebration -- The parable of the ring around the collar -- The news -- The educationist as painkiller -- Etiquette -- Megatons for anthromegs -- The conservative outlook -- Remembering the golden age -- Columbusity -- Alfred Korzybski -- The disappearance of childhood -- Future shlock -- Safe-fail -- My graduation speech
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
xvi, 201 pages
Isbn
9780679734215
Lccn
91058082
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24247105
  • (OCoLC)ocm24247105
Label
Conscientious objections : stirring up trouble about language, technology, and education, Neil Postman
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 1st ed. New York : Knopf, 1988
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Social science as moral theology -- Defending against the indefensible -- The naming of missiles -- My German question -- A muted celebration -- The parable of the ring around the collar -- The news -- The educationist as painkiller -- Etiquette -- Megatons for anthromegs -- The conservative outlook -- Remembering the golden age -- Columbusity -- Alfred Korzybski -- The disappearance of childhood -- Future shlock -- Safe-fail -- My graduation speech
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
xvi, 201 pages
Isbn
9780679734215
Lccn
91058082
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24247105
  • (OCoLC)ocm24247105

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