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Author Meyrowitz, Joshua.

Title No sense of place : the impact of electronic media on social behavior / Joshua Meyrowitz.

Publication Info. New York : Oxford University Press, 1985.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  302.234 M615N    Check Shelf
Description xv, 416 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 374-390) and index.
Contents Introduction : Behavior in Its Place -- Part I : Media as Change Mechanisms. Media and Behavior : A Missing Link ; Media, Situations, and Behavior ; Why Roles Change When Media Change -- Part II : From Print Situations to Electronic Situations. The Merging of Public Spheres ; The Blurring of Public and Private Behaviors ; The Separation of Social Place from Physical Place -- Part III : The New Social Landscape. New Group Identities ; New Ways of Becoming ; Questioning Authority ; Effect Loops -- Part IV : Three Dimensions of Social Change. The Merging of Masculinity and Femininity ; The Blurring of Childhood and Adulthood ; Lowering the Political Hero to Our Level -- Conclusion. Where Have We Been, Where Are We Going?
Summary An analysis of how the media have come to alter every day social experiences for both adults and children.
Subject Mass media -- Social aspects.
Communication -- Social aspects.
Social change.
Mass media -- Social aspects -- United States.
Communication -- Social aspects -- United States.
United States -- Social conditions.
Communication -- Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst00870009
Mass media -- Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst01011303
Social change. (OCoLC)fst01122310
Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst01919811
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Sociale aspecten.
Elektronische Medien. (DE-588)4151918-8
Gesellschaft. (DE-588)4020588-5
Information. (DE-588)4026899-8
Kommunikation. (DE-588)4031883-7
Massenmedien. (DE-588)4037877-9
Sozialverhalten. (DE-588)4055903-8
Médias -- Aspect social.
Communication -- Aspect social.
Changement (Sociologie)
Médias -- Aspect social -- Etats-Unis.
Communication -- Aspect social -- Etats-Unis.
Documentos ARCIS. Serie Comunicación -- Aspectos sociales.
Cambio social.
Comunicación de masas -- Aspectos sociales -- United States.
Documentos ARCIS. Serie Comunicación -- Aspectos sociales -- United States.
United States -- Condiciones sociales.
Indexed Term Mass media Social aspects
ISBN 0195034740
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