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Amusing Ourselves to Death By Neil Postman

Amusing Ourselves to Death
by Neil Postman

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A brilliant powerful and important book....This is a brutal indictment Postman has laid down and, so far as I can see, an irrefutable one. --Jonathan Yardley, Washington Post Book World
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Amusing Ourselves to Death by Neil Postman

Television has conditioned us to tolerate visually entertaining material measured out in spoonfuls of time, to the detriment of rational public discourse and reasoned public affairs. In this eloquent, persuasive book, Neil Postman alerts us to the real and present dangers of this state of affairs, and offers compelling suggestions as to how to withstand the media onslaught. Before we hand over politics, education, religion, and journalism to the show business demands of the television age, we must recognize the ways in which the media shape our lives and the ways we can, in turn, shape them to serve out highest goals.

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GOR001291053
Amusing Ourselves to Death by Neil Postman
Neil Postman
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Methuen Publishing Ltd
1987-02-01
224
0413404404
9780413404404
N/A
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