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Theories of the information society / Frank Webster.

  • Webster, Frank.
Date
1995
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

London ; New York : Routledge, 1995.

Physical description

vi, 257 pages ; 24 cm.

Contributors

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-247) and index.

Contents

Introduction -- Information and the idea of an information society -- The information society as post-industrialism : Daniel Bell -- Information, the nation state and surveillance : Anthony Giddens -- Information and advanced capitalism : Herbert Schiller -- Information management and manipulation : Jürgen Habermas and the decline of the public sphere -- Information and restructuring : beyond Fordism? -- Information and postmodernism -- Information and urban change : Manuel Castells -- Conclusion.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    Medical Collection
    HM1206 1995W37t
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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 0415105730
  • 0415105749