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Product Description: Toward the end of the nineteenth century, the hegemony of the printed word was shattered by the arrival of new media technologies that offered novel ways of communicating and storing data. Previously, writing had operated by way of symbolic mediation―all data had to pass through the needle's eye of the written signifier―but phonography, photography, and cinematography stored physical effects of the real in the shape of sound waves and light...read more

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9780804732321 | Stanford Univ Pr, May 1, 1999, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: Toward the end of the nineteenth century, the hegemony of the printed word was shattered by the arrival of new media technologies that offered novel ways of communicating and storing data.

Paperback:

9780804732338 | Stanford Univ Pr, May 1, 1999, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Toward the end of the nineteenth century, the hegemony of the printed word was shattered by the arrival of new media technologies that offered novel ways of communicating and storing data.

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Product Description: An indepth treatise on the history of human communication with archival interviews and research of those who have studied it as an intrical part of the social sciences. Paper. DLC: Communication History - 19th Century.

Hardcover:

9780029267356 | Free Pr, February 1, 1994, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: An indepth treatise on the history of human communication with archival interviews and research of those who have studied it as an intrical part of the social sciences.

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9780684840017 | Free Pr, July 1, 1997, cover price $33.99 | About this edition: An indepth treatise on the history of human communication with archival interviews and research of those who have studied it as an intrical part of the social sciences.

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Product Description: This innovative volume selectively assesses three centuries of inquiry into the role of communications in the history of civilization. It challenges the conventional assumption that inquiry into the human consequences of living in a communications-dominated age began in the middle of the twentieth century as a response to omnipresent technology...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780313261572 | Praeger Pub Text, May 1, 1988, cover price $92.00 | About this edition: This innovative volume selectively assesses three centuries of inquiry into the role of communications in the history of civilization.

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