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The Resource Prosthetic memory : the transformation of American remembrance in the age of mass culture, Alison Landsberg, (electronic book)

Prosthetic memory : the transformation of American remembrance in the age of mass culture, Alison Landsberg, (electronic book)

Label
Prosthetic memory : the transformation of American remembrance in the age of mass culture
Title
Prosthetic memory
Title remainder
the transformation of American remembrance in the age of mass culture
Statement of responsibility
Alison Landsberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Prosthetic Memory argues that mass cultural forms such as cinema and television in fact contain the still-unrealized potential for a progressive politics based on empathy for the historical experiences of others. The technologies of mass culture make it possible for anyone, regardless of race, ethnicity, or gender, to share collective memories -- to assimilate as deeply felt personal experiences historical events through which they themselves did not live
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Landsberg, Alison
Dewey number
306/.0973/09049
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E169.12
LC item number
.L338 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular culture
  • Mass media
  • Community life
  • Memory
  • Memory
  • Mass media
  • Political culture
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Prosthetic memory : the transformation of American remembrance in the age of mass culture, Alison Landsberg, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-207) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
EBC908261
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 215 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource :
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC908261
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL908261
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10183485
  • (CaONFJC)MIL287188
  • (OCoLC)831121354
Label
Prosthetic memory : the transformation of American remembrance in the age of mass culture, Alison Landsberg, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-207) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
EBC908261
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 215 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource :
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC908261
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL908261
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10183485
  • (CaONFJC)MIL287188
  • (OCoLC)831121354

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