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The Resource Conserving cultures : technology, globalization, and the future of local cultures, Harry Redner

Conserving cultures : technology, globalization, and the future of local cultures, Harry Redner

Label
Conserving cultures : technology, globalization, and the future of local cultures
Title
Conserving cultures
Title remainder
technology, globalization, and the future of local cultures
Statement of responsibility
Harry Redner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Redner, Harry
Dewey number
306
Index
index present
LC call number
HM621
LC item number
.R426 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Culture
  • Technology and civilization
  • Globalization
  • Information technology
  • Culture diffusion
  • International relations and culture
  • Civilization, Modern
Label
Conserving cultures : technology, globalization, and the future of local cultures, Harry Redner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-228) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. What is global culture? -- The cultural impact of globalization -- Flight-culture as a premonition of the future -- Americanization, or the origins of global culture -- In defence of local culture -- 2. Why is global culture so successful? -- The economy of the media: supply and demand -- Technology and the media -- From popular to mass to global culture -- 3. How does global culture differ from all other cultures? -- General theory of culture -- Technics -- Technification of representation -- Technification of the ethos -- The retreat from technics -- 4. What are the alternatives to global culture? -- Values and their enemies -- Values and commodities -- Choosing local culture -- Resisting global culture -- Towards an eco-cultural balance
Control code
53038742
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vi, 243 pages
Isbn
9780742527331
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003020111
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Conserving cultures : technology, globalization, and the future of local cultures, Harry Redner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-228) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. What is global culture? -- The cultural impact of globalization -- Flight-culture as a premonition of the future -- Americanization, or the origins of global culture -- In defence of local culture -- 2. Why is global culture so successful? -- The economy of the media: supply and demand -- Technology and the media -- From popular to mass to global culture -- 3. How does global culture differ from all other cultures? -- General theory of culture -- Technics -- Technification of representation -- Technification of the ethos -- The retreat from technics -- 4. What are the alternatives to global culture? -- Values and their enemies -- Values and commodities -- Choosing local culture -- Resisting global culture -- Towards an eco-cultural balance
Control code
53038742
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vi, 243 pages
Isbn
9780742527331
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003020111
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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