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Description

The written word is arguably one of the most powerful tools available to mankind. This book analyzes the history and social impact of written language from the oldest known writing systems to the rise of electronic media.

Publication Date

6-2015

Publisher

Western Oregon University

City

Monmouth

Keywords

history of the book, disruptive technology, disruptive innovation

Disciplines

Critical and Cultural Studies | Cultural History | History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

A History of the Book: Disrupting Society from Tablet to Tablet

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