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Format And Anxiety

Format And Anxiety

Paul Goodman Critiques The Media

(Paul Goodman, Author)

  • Publisher: Autonomedia
  • Format: Book
  • Binding: pb
  • Pages: 256
  • Released: Mar 1, 1996
  • ISBN-13: 9781570270215


Goodman challenges us to respond to the dominant media representations that pare away complex truths to createthe bold, simplified images that controlling systems require to maintain and justify their existences. On aworldwide scale, the media has homogenized almost all regional and local diversity. Where remnants of original cultures exist, they are being marginalized, packaged as artifacts, and marketed as nostalgia.

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