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Life After Television: The Coming Transformation of Media and American Life

by George Gilder

ISBN: 9780393311587 / 9780393311587


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?In Life After Television, George Gilder imagines a world in which the boob tube has given way to the living room telecomputer. . . . Mr. Gilder?s case is galvanic, at times even intoxicating.? ?Jim Holt, Wall Street Journal

In his visionary new book George Gilder brilliantly and persuasively outlines the sweeping new developments in computer and fiber optic technology that spell certain death to traditional television and telephony. In their places, he argues, will emerge a new paradigm in which people-to-people communications give way to links among computers to be found in every home and office. The rise of the telecomputer (or ?teleputer?) will utterly transform the way we do business, educate our children, and spend our leisure time, and will imperil such large, centralized, top-down organizations as cable networks, phone companies, government bureaucracies, and multinational corporations.

ASIN 0393311589
EAN
  • 9780393311587
Amazon Sales Rank 118,102
Main Category Paperback
Group Book
Publisher W. W. Norton & Company
Studio W. W. Norton & Company
Manufacturer W. W. Norton & Company
Count Per Package 1
Dimensions 5.5 x 0.6 x 8.3 inches. Weight: 0.56 pounds
Package Dimensions 8.5 x 5.5 x 0.5 inches. Weight: 0.77 pounds
Language(s) English (Published)
English (Original Language)
English (Unknown)
Adult Product? No
 

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