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Communication, technology and society / Lelia Green

Catalog Data

Author:
Green, Lelia 1956-  Search this
Physical description:
xxxiv, 254 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2002
Contents:
What fuels technology change? -- Technology adoption and diffusion -- Domestication of technologies -- Fragmenting mass media in the postmodern information society -- Information policy in the information society -- The public interest and the information divide -- Mass media and the public sphere -- Communication policy and regulation -- Popular culture in technoculture -- Gender, power and technology -- Making sense of being in cyberspace -- Technoculture and social organisation
Summary:
Lelia Green looks at what drives technological change, showing that the adoption of new technologies is not inevitable. She also explores how a variety of technology cultures coexist and interact.
Topic:
Technology--Social aspects  Search this
Communication--Social aspects  Search this
Mass media--Social aspects  Search this
Communication and technology  Search this
Communication and culture  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1101428