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Information technologies and social orders / Carl J. Couch ; edited with an introduction by David R. Maines and Shing-Ling Chen
Bib ID 2649782
Format BookBook
Author
Couch, Carl J
 
Description New York : Aldine de Gruyter, c1996 
xviii, 272 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0202305155 (alkaline paper) (cloth)
0202305163 (alkaline paper) (paper)
Series

Communication and social order.

Full contents
  • Information and Action: An Introduction to Carl Couch's Analysis of Information Technologies / David R. Maines and Shing-Ling Chen
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Orality
  • 3. Decorations and Depictions
  • 4. Extending Temporal Structures
  • 5. Numeric and Spatial Concepts
  • 6. Bureaucratic Structures
  • 7. Written Languages
  • 8. Printing Books
  • 9. Newspapers and State Structures
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-265) and index.

Subjects Communication -- Social aspects.  |  Information technology -- Social aspects.  |  Information society.
Other authors/contributors Maines, David R  |  Chen, Shing-Ling

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