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Literacy in the new media age

Literacy in the new media age

Author: Gunther R Kress
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2003.
Series: Literacies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
This book explores all aspects of the materiality of writing in an integrated social semiotic and multimodal framework.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Kress, Gunther R.
Literacy in the new media age.
London : Routledge, 2003
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gunther R Kress
ISBN: 020329923X 9780203299234 9781134525317 1134525311 9780203164754 020316475X 9781134525324 113452532X 9781134525270 1134525273 6610070598 9786610070596
OCLC Number: 53016783
Notes: Originally published 2003 by Routledge.
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 186 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of figures; The futures of literacy: modes, logics and affordances; Preface; Going into a different world; Literacy and multimodality: a theoretical framework; What is literacy?: resources of the mode of writing; A social theory of text: genre; Multimodality, multimedia and genre; Meaning and frames: punctuations of semiosis; Reading as semiosis: interpreting the world and ordering the world; Some items for an agenda of further thinking; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Literacies.
Responsibility: Gunther Kress.


This important and influential book considers how the Internet, like the printing press in its time, has changed the politics of communication and explores how the changes will affect the future of  Read more...


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