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The Resource Into the future : the foundations of library and information services in the post-industrial era, by Michael H. Harris, Stan A. Hannah, and Pamela C. Harris

Into the future : the foundations of library and information services in the post-industrial era, by Michael H. Harris, Stan A. Hannah, and Pamela C. Harris

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Into the future : the foundations of library and information services in the post-industrial era
Title
Into the future
Title remainder
the foundations of library and information services in the post-industrial era
Statement of responsibility
by Michael H. Harris, Stan A. Hannah, and Pamela C. Harris
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Harris, Michael H
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Hannah, Stan A
  • Harris, Pamela C
Series statement
Contemporary studies in information management, policy, and services
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  • Library science
  • Information science
  • Information society
  • Library science
  • Information science
  • Information society
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Into the future : the foundations of library and information services in the post-industrial era, by Michael H. Harris, Stan A. Hannah, and Pamela C. Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 131-149) and indexes
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Electronic Writing and the End of the Book Revisited: Displacement Theories and Their Critics.
  • Interlude: The Popularization of the "Post Industrial" Metaphor and the Adoption of the Information Society.
  • Conclusion: Into the Information Society
  • 2.
  • Librarians Confront the Post Industrial Era.
  • The Mission of Libraries in Industrial America.
  • The Librarian as "Information Professional"
  • F.W. Lancaster, the "Paperless Library," and the Librarian as Information Professional.
  • Technological Determinism and Its Critics.
  • The Technocratic Vision and the Library Response.
  • 1.
  • The Commodification of Information, the Information Industry, and Information Inequities in American Society.
  • Conclusion: Library and Information Services in the Post Industrial Era
  • 3.
  • State, Capital, and National Information Policy.
  • Thinking About the Role of the State in National Information Policy.
  • Theories of the State.
  • Privatization, Free Markets, and the U.S. Information Industry.
  • The New Politics of Information.
  • Legitimation and Accumulation in State Information Policy.
  • President Clinton as the First Post Industrial Democrat.
  • The Information Age.
  • Demonized Adversaries: Privatization.
  • Current Prospects: Progress or Despair.
  • Libraries in the Era of Information as Commodity.
  • Conclusion
  • 4.
  • Neutrality, Objectivity, Information Professionals, and Librarians.
  • Introduction.
  • Daniel Bell Defines the Emerging Information Professions.
  • The Very Idea of an "Information Profession": The Sociology of Professional Development.
  • Where Do Librarians Fit in? A Note on the Sociology of Librarianship.
  • The Futurists Glimpse the New Era.
  • Librarians as Information Professio
  • The Coming of Post Industrial Society.
  • Enter the Critics.
  • Technological Determinism and Its Critics.
  • The Technocratic Vision and Its Critics.
  • The Commodification of Information and Its Critics.
Control code
DCLC9723488-B
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xi, 159 p.
Lccn
97023488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Into the future : the foundations of library and information services in the post-industrial era, by Michael H. Harris, Stan A. Hannah, and Pamela C. Harris
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 131-149) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Electronic Writing and the End of the Book Revisited: Displacement Theories and Their Critics.
  • Interlude: The Popularization of the "Post Industrial" Metaphor and the Adoption of the Information Society.
  • Conclusion: Into the Information Society
  • 2.
  • Librarians Confront the Post Industrial Era.
  • The Mission of Libraries in Industrial America.
  • The Librarian as "Information Professional"
  • F.W. Lancaster, the "Paperless Library," and the Librarian as Information Professional.
  • Technological Determinism and Its Critics.
  • The Technocratic Vision and the Library Response.
  • 1.
  • The Commodification of Information, the Information Industry, and Information Inequities in American Society.
  • Conclusion: Library and Information Services in the Post Industrial Era
  • 3.
  • State, Capital, and National Information Policy.
  • Thinking About the Role of the State in National Information Policy.
  • Theories of the State.
  • Privatization, Free Markets, and the U.S. Information Industry.
  • The New Politics of Information.
  • Legitimation and Accumulation in State Information Policy.
  • President Clinton as the First Post Industrial Democrat.
  • The Information Age.
  • Demonized Adversaries: Privatization.
  • Current Prospects: Progress or Despair.
  • Libraries in the Era of Information as Commodity.
  • Conclusion
  • 4.
  • Neutrality, Objectivity, Information Professionals, and Librarians.
  • Introduction.
  • Daniel Bell Defines the Emerging Information Professions.
  • The Very Idea of an "Information Profession": The Sociology of Professional Development.
  • Where Do Librarians Fit in? A Note on the Sociology of Librarianship.
  • The Futurists Glimpse the New Era.
  • Librarians as Information Professio
  • The Coming of Post Industrial Society.
  • Enter the Critics.
  • Technological Determinism and Its Critics.
  • The Technocratic Vision and Its Critics.
  • The Commodification of Information and Its Critics.
Control code
DCLC9723488-B
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xi, 159 p.
Lccn
97023488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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