Echoes and reflections: on media ecology as a field of study
"Lance Strate takes the reader on a journey through the interdisciplinary, communication-centered field of media ecology, the study of media as environments, a field that encompasses the study of technology, symbol systems, and aesthetic form, in addition to traditional conceptions of media and mediation. Strate presents media ecology as an open-ended intellectual tradition, a network of great books and independent thinkers. Echoes and Reflections: On Media Ecology as a Field of Study is a unique book that provides the first comprehensive overview of the field, followed by a case study concerning the relationship between modes of communication and constructions of the self."--BOOK JACKET.
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As a graduate student at Saint Louis University, Walter Ong was one of
McLuhan's students, and McLuhan's influence on Ong is reflected in Ong's M.A.
thesis on the Jesuit poet Gerard Manley Hopkins (included in Ong, 2002a; see
also Ong, ...
And Plato's attack on the poets can thus be understood as involving something
much more vital than mere aesthetics: According to Havelock, Plato was
advocating a change in the media environment of ancient Greece, from one
dominated by ...
If being 'divine', for example, has about the same value as being 'king' or '
horseman' or 'blameless' or 'strong' or any of the other qualities indicated by the
generic epithet, then the poet was led by considerations of metre to stress one of
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Introduction to Media Ecology as a Field of Study
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