Technopoly: the surrender of culture to technology

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Knopf, 1992 - Political Science - 222 pages
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In this witty, often terrifying work of cultural criticism, the author of Amusing Ourselves to Death chronicles our transformation into a Technopoly: a society that no longer merely uses technology as a support system but instead is shaped by it--with radical consequences for the meanings of politics, art, education, intelligence, and truth. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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User Review  - Warren Benton - Goodreads

Rating 3.75 Wow book started a little slow and repetitive as he was laying the groundwork for his dissertation. To oversimplify the book once something new comes along everything is not the same. Like ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kressel Housman - Goodreads

Neil Postman makes an argument in this book that will resonate with most religious people and will probably be rejected by everybody else. It's an argument against Technopoly and its brother Scientism ... Read full review

Contents

From Tools to Technocracy
21
From Technocracy to Technopoly
40
The Improbable World
56
Copyright

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