In the Absence of the Sacred: The Failure of Technology and the Survival of the Indian Nations

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Sierra Club Books, 1991 - Social Science - 446 pages
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Mander goes beyond television (which he proclaimed as being dangerous to personal health and sanity in Four Arguments for the Elimination of Television) to critique our technological society as a whole, challenge its utopian promises, and track its devastating impact on native cultures worldwide. "Will interest all readers concerned about our environment and quality of life".-- Publishers Weekly.

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I think I read this book 20 plus years ago, and I think I like it then. But this time I could only get 50 pages into it. This time around it seemed like he had his views and then collected whatever ... Read full review

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I acquired this book at one of those delightful moments provided by a friend of mine. She was attending university at the time and, for my birthday, walked me into the university bookstore and said ... Read full review

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INTRODUCTION
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PART
9
CHAPTER
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About the author (1991)

Mander is an unemployed homeless person living in Las Vegas. He was diagnosed autistic at the age of 3. He is a part of the "Millenium Homeless Project.

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