(PDF/EPUB) [Writing on the Wall] ↠ Tom Standage


  • Hardcover
  • 288
  • Writing on the Wall
  • Tom Standage
  • English
  • 06 May 2020
  • 9781620402832

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review à Writing on the Wall Ge institutions confront today in responding to public criticism on the Internet Invoking the likes of Thomas Paine and Vinton Cerf co inventor of the Internet Standage explores themes that have long been debated the tension between freedom of expression and censorship; whether social media trivializes coarsens or enhances public discourse; and its role in spurring innovation enabling self promotion and fomenting revolution As engaging as it is visionary Writing on the Wall draws on history to cast new light on today's social media and encourages debate and discussion about how we'll communicate in the futu. Having loved the author s A History of the World in 6 Glasses I looked forward to him proving a theory that has many believers The basic premise is soci

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review à Writing on the Wall E of newspapers in the nineteenth century then radio and television “mass media” consolidated control of information in the hands of a few moguls However the Internet has brought information sharing full circle and the spreading of news along social networks has reemerged in powerful new waysA fresh provocative exploration of social media over two millennia Writing on the Wall reminds us how modern behavior echoes that of prior centuries the Catholic Church for example faced similar dilemmas in deciding whether or how to respond to Martin Luther's attacks in the early sixteenth century to those that lar. When I was in college the social networking site JuicyCampus briefly expanded to my university It was a forum anyone could sign up for and remain anonymou

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review à Writing on the Wall Papyrus rolls and Twitter have much in common as each was their generation's signature means of “instant” communication Indeed as Tom Standage reveals in his scintillating new book social media is anything but a new phenomenonFrom the papyrus letters that Roman statesmen used to exchange news across the Empire to the advent of hand printed tracts of the Reformation to the pamphlets that spread propaganda during the American and French revolutions Standage chronicles the increasingly sophisticated ways people shared information with each other spontaneously and organically down the centuries With the ris. Eminently readable this book gives a thumbnail overview of the development of writing then engagingly begins with Roman methods of social media graffiti s


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