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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or Hegelian sense, nor in the sense of the medieval university curriculum known
as the trivium, which consists of rhetoric, grammar, and logic or dialectic. From
the standpoint of the trivium, Echoes and Reflections may be regarded as a ...
It was only with difficulty that she was able to build a world in which she could
understand self and other, but not simultaneously. Either she would shut out her
environment and turn inward, or give up her sense of self and become lost in her
More than anything else, it is an incomplete sense of self, one cut off from a
sense of other. Can autistic individuals develop an integrated sense of self? From
what I gather, the raw material is there, but it involves a tremendous struggle to ...
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Introduction to Media Ecology as a Field of Study
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