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The Resource Technology, literature and culture, Alex Goody, (electronic book)

Technology, literature and culture, Alex Goody, (electronic book)

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Technology, literature and culture
Title
Technology, literature and culture
Statement of responsibility
Alex Goody
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Technology, Literature and Culture provides a detailed and accessible exploration of the ways in which literature across the twentieth century has represented the inescapable presence and progress of technology. As this study argues, from the Fordist revolution in manufacturing to computers and the internet, technology has reconfigured our relationship to ourselves, each other, and to the tools and material we use. The book considers such key topics as the legacy of late-nineteenth century technology, the literary engagement with cinema and radio, the place of typewriters and computers in fo
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AU-PeEL
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Goody, Alex
Dewey number
820.93560904
LC call number
PN98.T43 G66
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • English literature
  • American literature
  • Technology in literature
  • Technology and civilization in literature
Label
Technology, literature and culture, Alex Goody, (electronic book)
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Publication
Contents
  • ""COVER ""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""1: Introduction: The Twentieth-Century Technological Imaginary""; ""VICTORIAN TECHNOCULTURE""; ""UNCANNY TECHNOLOGY""; ""VICTORIAN SCIENCE FICTION""; ""TECHNOLOGY IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY""; ""2: Writing Technology: Literature and Theory""; ""MECHANICAL REPRODUCTION""; ""THE QUESTION CONCERNING TECHNOLOGY""; ""THE MEDIUM IS THE MESSAGE""; ""TECHNOLOGY AND POSTMODERNISM""; ""DESIRING MACHINES""; ""MEDIA TECHNOLOGIES, THEORYAND THE HUMAN""; ""3: Media Technologies and Modern Culture""; ""MODERNISM AND THE CINEMA EYE""
  • ""TALKING ACROSS DISTANCES: RADIO MODERNISM""""BECKETT AND BROADCAST MEDIA""; ""4: Cold War Technologies""; ""ELECTRIC DEATH""; ""MACHINE-WAR AND POETRY""; ""TOTAL WAR, INFORMATION AND THE SPY""; ""NUCLEAR CULTURE AND COUNTERCULTURE""; ""POSTMODERNISM, MEDIA AND THE DEATH OF THE REAL""; ""5: Technological Texts: From Typewriters to Hypermedia""; ""TYPE-WRITERS AND TEXTS""; ""TYPING, POETRY AND SPONTANEITY""; ""DIGITAL WRITING AND HYPERTEXT""; ""6: Robots, Cyborgs and the Technological Body""; ""â€?I WOULD RATHER BE A CYBORG THAN A GODDESSâ€?""; ""MACHINE-AGE MAN""
  • ""ROBOTS, AUTOMATION AND THE FUTURE OF THE HUMAN""""TECHNOLOGY, IDENTITY AND THE CYBORG SUBJECT""; ""SCREENS, BODIES AND LATE TWENTIETH-CENTURY CULTURE""; ""Notes""; ""Select Bibliography""; ""Index""
Control code
PurchEBL1180935
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (203 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
MAXIMUM OF 3 CONCURRENT USERS. Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780745639543
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Technology, literature and culture, Alex Goody, (electronic book)
Publication
Contents
  • ""COVER ""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""1: Introduction: The Twentieth-Century Technological Imaginary""; ""VICTORIAN TECHNOCULTURE""; ""UNCANNY TECHNOLOGY""; ""VICTORIAN SCIENCE FICTION""; ""TECHNOLOGY IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY""; ""2: Writing Technology: Literature and Theory""; ""MECHANICAL REPRODUCTION""; ""THE QUESTION CONCERNING TECHNOLOGY""; ""THE MEDIUM IS THE MESSAGE""; ""TECHNOLOGY AND POSTMODERNISM""; ""DESIRING MACHINES""; ""MEDIA TECHNOLOGIES, THEORYAND THE HUMAN""; ""3: Media Technologies and Modern Culture""; ""MODERNISM AND THE CINEMA EYE""
  • ""TALKING ACROSS DISTANCES: RADIO MODERNISM""""BECKETT AND BROADCAST MEDIA""; ""4: Cold War Technologies""; ""ELECTRIC DEATH""; ""MACHINE-WAR AND POETRY""; ""TOTAL WAR, INFORMATION AND THE SPY""; ""NUCLEAR CULTURE AND COUNTERCULTURE""; ""POSTMODERNISM, MEDIA AND THE DEATH OF THE REAL""; ""5: Technological Texts: From Typewriters to Hypermedia""; ""TYPE-WRITERS AND TEXTS""; ""TYPING, POETRY AND SPONTANEITY""; ""DIGITAL WRITING AND HYPERTEXT""; ""6: Robots, Cyborgs and the Technological Body""; ""â€?I WOULD RATHER BE A CYBORG THAN A GODDESSâ€?""; ""MACHINE-AGE MAN""
  • ""ROBOTS, AUTOMATION AND THE FUTURE OF THE HUMAN""""TECHNOLOGY, IDENTITY AND THE CYBORG SUBJECT""; ""SCREENS, BODIES AND LATE TWENTIETH-CENTURY CULTURE""; ""Notes""; ""Select Bibliography""; ""Index""
Control code
PurchEBL1180935
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (203 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
MAXIMUM OF 3 CONCURRENT USERS. Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780745639543
Specific material designation
remote

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