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Information Inequality.

Author: Herbert Schiller
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2013.
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Herbert Schiller, long one of America's leading critics of the communications industry, here offers a salvo in the battle over information. In Information Inequality he explains how privatization and the corporate economy directly affect our most highly prized democratic institutions: schools and libraries, media, and political culture. A master media-watcher, Schiller presents a crisp and far-reaching indictment of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Schiller, Herbert.
Information Inequality.
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Herbert Schiller
ISBN: 9781135216320 1135216320
OCLC Number: 830163484
Description: 1 online resource (169 pages)
Contents: Cover; Information Inequality: The Deepening Social Crisis in America; Copyright; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Policing the Culture; 2. For Sale: Schools, Libraries, Information, Elections; 3. Data Deprivation; 4. Special Effects: Media High Tech for Capturing Viewers; 5. The Information Superhighway: Latest Blind Alley?; 6. Globalizing the Electronic Highway: Creating an Ungovernable World; 7. American Pop Culture Sweeps the World; 8. The ""Failure"" of Socialism and the Next Radical Moment; Index.

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Herbert Schiller, long one of America's leading critics of the communications industry, here offers a salvo in the battle over information. In Information Inequality he explains how privatization and the corporate economy directly affect our most highly prized democratic institutions: schools and libraries, media, and political culture. A master media-watcher, Schiller presents a crisp and far-reaching indictment of the ""data deprivation"" corporate interests are inflicting on the social fabric.

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