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The Resource Empire of illusion : the end of literacy and the triumph of spectacle, Chris Hedges

Empire of illusion : the end of literacy and the triumph of spectacle, Chris Hedges

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Empire of illusion : the end of literacy and the triumph of spectacle
Title
Empire of illusion
Title remainder
the end of literacy and the triumph of spectacle
Statement of responsibility
Chris Hedges
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author navigates America's divided culture--where a minority embraces film, theater, and books, while the majority cling to a world of fantasy and false certainty--to expose what he sees as an age of terrifying decline and heightened self-delusion
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
323461
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hedges, Chris
Dewey number
  • 302.23
  • 401.4
Index
index present
LC call number
P92.U5
LC item number
H365 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mass media
  • Popular culture
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the end of literacy and the triumph of spectacle
Label
Empire of illusion : the end of literacy and the triumph of spectacle, Chris Hedges
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and 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
The illusion of literacy -- The illusion of love -- The illusion of wisdom -- The illusion of happiness -- The illusion of America
Control code
743155
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vii, 232 pages
Isbn
9781568584379
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2009013585
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781568584379
  • (OCoLC)301887642
Label
Empire of illusion : the end of literacy and the triumph of spectacle, Chris Hedges
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and 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
The illusion of literacy -- The illusion of love -- The illusion of wisdom -- The illusion of happiness -- The illusion of America
Control code
743155
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vii, 232 pages
Isbn
9781568584379
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2009013585
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781568584379
  • (OCoLC)301887642

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