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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.
Western Oregon University
history of the book, disruptive technology, disruptive innovation
Critical and Cultural Studies | Cultural History | History of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Adams, Alyssa; Chandler, Janel; Daquilanto, Keelie; Eck, Kristin; Funk, Anna O.; Grabhorn, Julia; Hight, Jennifer; Jones, Audrey; Link, Meghan; McAlpine, Alissa; McDaniel, Richelle; Morgan, Reina; Pettigrew, Sarah Ellen; Roemer, Robin; and Shribbs, Braden, History of the Book: Disrupting Society from Tablet to Tablet. (2015). CC BY-NC