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Changing Concepts Of Time

Changing Concepts Of Time

by Harold A. Innis
     
 

ISBN-10: 0742528170

ISBN-13: 9780742528178

Pub. Date: 04/01/2004

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc

This classic book, Harold Innis's last, returns to print with a new introduction by James Carey. An elaboration of Innis's earlier theories, Changing Concepts of Time looks at then-new technological changes in communication and considers the different ways in which space and time are perceived. Innis explores military implications of the U.S. constitution, freedom

Overview

This classic book, Harold Innis's last, returns to print with a new introduction by James Carey. An elaboration of Innis's earlier theories, Changing Concepts of Time looks at then-new technological changes in communication and considers the different ways in which space and time are perceived. Innis explores military implications of the U.S. constitution, freedom of the press, communication monopolies, culture, and press support of presidential candidates, among other interesting and diverse topics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742528178
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc
Publication date:
04/01/2004
Series:
Critical Media Studies: Institutions, Politics, and Culture Series
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to the Rowman & Littlefield Edition Chapter 2 Preface Chapter 3 1. The Strategy of Culture Chapter 4 2. Military Implications of the American Constitution Chapter 5 3. Roman Law and the British Empire Chapter 6 4. The Press, a Neglected Factor in the Economic History of the Twentieth Century Chapter 7 5. Great Britain, the United States, and Canada

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