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The Alphabet Effect: A Media Ecology Understanding of Western Civilization

The Alphabet Effect: A Media Ecology Understanding of Western Civilization (Hardback)

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This book is a study of this evolution of writing systems. It describes the role the phonetic alphabet has played in the development of Western civilization. Drawing a variety of conclusions about how societies advance, the author shows how the advent of mass communication and the use of computers affect how we communicate.

Languages with Grant & CutlerLinguisticsHistorical & comparative linguistics Publisher: Hampton Press Publication Date: 31/03/2004 ISBN-13: 9781572735224  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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