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Paper knowledge toward a media history of documents

Author: Lisa Gitelman
Publisher: 2014
Series: Sign, storage, transmission
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Paper Knowledge is a remarkable book about the mundane: the library card, the promissory note, the movie ticket, the PDF (Portable Document Format). It is a media history of the document.
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Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Gitelman
ISBN: 9780822356455 0822356457 9780822356578 0822356570 9780822376767 0822376768
OCLC Number: 904397138
Description: 1 online resource (225 pages) Illustrations
Contents: Preface ixIntroduction. Paper Knowledge 11. A Short History of ________ 212. The Typescript Book 533. Xerographers of the Mind 834. Near Print and Beyond Paper: Knowing by *.pdf 111Afterword. Amateurs Rush In 136Notes 151Works Cited 189Index 205
Series Title: Sign, storage, transmission
Responsibility: Lisa Gitelman

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"Lisa Gitelman provides a provocative set of microhistories that expand our conceptualization (and confusion) of the history of physical and electronic documents....The intended reader is not just Read more...

 
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