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The (dis)information age : the persistence of ignorance

Author: S Nick Mohammed
Publisher: New York : Peter Lang, ©2012.
Series: Digital formations, v. 79.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Challenges prevailing notions about the impact of new information and media technologies. This book encourages a more rational and even skeptical approach to the claims of the information revolution  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: S Nick Mohammed
ISBN: 9781433115028 1433115026 9781453905340 1453905340
OCLC Number: 761334867
Description: 206 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Ignorance in context --
The information age in perspective --
Information age paradoxes --
Media and ignorance --
Disinformation, propaganda and video games --
Ignorance is good business --
Information age journalism and ignorance --
Social media, disinformation and ignorance --
Reasons for hope --
Epilogue: the end of the world.
Series Title: Digital formations, v. 79.
Responsibility: Shaheed Nick Mohammed.

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In this interesting and well-written book Shaheed Nick Mohammed does a masterful job of illustrating the effects of communications technology on global society using sources from scientific research Read more...

 
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