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The Resource Four arguments for the elimination of television, by Jerry Mander

Four arguments for the elimination of television, by Jerry Mander

Label
Four arguments for the elimination of television
Title
Four arguments for the elimination of television
Statement of responsibility
by Jerry Mander
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Depicts television as a technological monster, a menace to the psychology of the individual and to the environment, and an instrument of unprecedented autorcratic power
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mander, Jerry
Dewey number
301.16/1
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Television broadcasting
  • Television
  • Television broadcasting
  • Television
  • United States
Label
Four arguments for the elimination of television, by Jerry Mander
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-371)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction. The belly of the beast ; War to control the unity machine -- The mediation of experience. The walling of awareness ; Expropriation of knowledge ; Adrift in mental space -- The colonization of experience.
  • Advertising : the standard-gauge railway ; The centralization of control -- Effects of television on the human being. Anecdotal reports : sick, crazy, mesmerized ; The ingestion of artificial light ; How television dims the mind ; How we turn into our images ; The replacement of human images by television -- The inherent biases of television. Information loss ; Images disconnected from source ; Artificial unusualness ; The pieces that fall through the filter -- Impossible thoughts. Television taboo
Control code
632724
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
371 pages
Isbn
9780688082741
Lccn
77012558
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780688082741
  • (OCoLC)3240263
Label
Four arguments for the elimination of television, by Jerry Mander
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-371)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction. The belly of the beast ; War to control the unity machine -- The mediation of experience. The walling of awareness ; Expropriation of knowledge ; Adrift in mental space -- The colonization of experience.
  • Advertising : the standard-gauge railway ; The centralization of control -- Effects of television on the human being. Anecdotal reports : sick, crazy, mesmerized ; The ingestion of artificial light ; How television dims the mind ; How we turn into our images ; The replacement of human images by television -- The inherent biases of television. Information loss ; Images disconnected from source ; Artificial unusualness ; The pieces that fall through the filter -- Impossible thoughts. Television taboo
Control code
632724
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
371 pages
Isbn
9780688082741
Lccn
77012558
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780688082741
  • (OCoLC)3240263

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