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Holding on to reality : the nature of information at the turn of the millennium

Holding on to reality : the nature of information at the turn of the millennium (Loan 4 times)

Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Borgmann, Albert.
Title Statement
Holding on to reality : the nature of information at the turn of the millennium / Albert Borgmann.
Publication, Distribution, etc
Chicago;   London :   University of Chicago Press,   2000, c1999.  
Physical Medium
274 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
ISBN
0226066258 (cloth : acid-free paper) 0226066231 (paperback)
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-263) and index.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Communication -- Philosophy. Information theory. Reality.
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Contents information

Table of Contents


CONTENTS

Introduction : Information vs. Reality = 1

Part One Natural Information : Information about Reality = 7

 1. The Decline of Meaning and the Rise of Information = 9

 2. The Nature of Information = 17

 3. Ancestral Information = 24

 4. From Landmarks to Letters = 38

 5. The Rise of Literacy = 47

Part Two Cultural Information : Information for Reality = 55

 6. Producing Information : Writing and Structure = 57

 7. Producing Information : Measures and Grids = 73

 8. Realizing Information : Reading = 85

 9. Realizing Information : Playing = 93

 10. Realizing Information : Building = 105

Part Three Technological Information : Information as Reality = 123

 11. Elementary Measures = 125

 12. Basic Structures = 141

 13. Transparency and Control = 166

 14. Virtuality and Ambiguity = 179

 15. Fragility and Noise = 193

Conclusion : Information and Reality = 213

Notes = 235

Index = 265



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