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User Review  - kittyjay - LibraryThing

We all recognize the changing world around us: our phones are computers, our computers are televisions, and our bookshelves are now condensed to a single Kindle reader. Books upon books have been ... Read full review


User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Postman (Conscientious Objections, 1988, etc.) once more cuts across the grain as an important critic of our national culture, this time arguing that America has become the world's first ... Read full review

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User Review  - jaygheiser - LibraryThing

Brilliant book. The Technopoly Story: Progress without limits, rights without responsibilities, technology without cost. The basic premise, which he doesn't state explicitly, is that contemporary American culture treats technology as being something h Read full review

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User Review  - mister.x - LibraryThing

This may be hagiographical, but this book was quite amazing. Well-crafted, illuminating illustration, enjoyable to read, thought-provoking, complete with some application to becoming a "loving resistance fighter" to the Technopoly. Read full review

Technopoly: the surrender of culture to technology

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

Postman continues his plea to analyze physical culture in our society which he discussed in earlier books such as Amusing Ourselves to Death (Viking, 1985). He claims that our social institutions have ... Read full review

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This book is mind numbing. The author specifically added excessive jargon in an effort to "avoid oversimplification."

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I found this book outstanding, and a must read for any educator.

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idk bout this book im 8 sounds so FLIPPING G**

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User Review  - remikit - LibraryThing

It points out a problem. It offers a reasonable solution. Unlikely, but reasonable. I like it. Read full review

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