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The Resource Technology as magic : the triumph of the irrational, Richard Stivers

Technology as magic : the triumph of the irrational, Richard Stivers

Label
Technology as magic : the triumph of the irrational
Title
Technology as magic
Title remainder
the triumph of the irrational
Statement of responsibility
Richard Stivers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stivers, Richard
Dewey number
306.4
Index
index present
LC call number
HM846
LC item number
.S75 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Technology
  • Magic
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Technologie
  • Magie
  • Civilisation
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Magic
  • Technology
  • Massamedia
  • Technologie
  • Magie
  • Technik
  • Magie
  • Gesellschaft
  • Sozialer Wandel
  • Irrationalität
  • Magic
  • Technology
  • Civilization, Modern
Label
Technology as magic : the triumph of the irrational, Richard Stivers
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1117/99027444-b.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [212]-236) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Visual Images in the Media
  • Symbolism in the Milieu of Technology
  • Statistical Information: The Basis of Administrative Magic
  • Statistics Everywhere
  • Statistics: Moral and Normal
  • Equality: Statistical and Social
  • Magical Numbers, Magical Words, Magical Images
  • The Mass Media as Magic
  • The Fabrication of Images
  • The Culture of Advertising
  • Introduction: The Paradox of Technology and Magic
  • Technological Utopianism: Myth and Ritual of an Advertising Culture
  • Magic in the Media
  • Therapy, Self-Help, and Positive Thinking as Magic
  • Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology, and Clinical Social Work
  • Self-Help and Positive Thinking
  • The Effectiveness of Therapy
  • Therapy as Magic
  • Why the Individual and Society Need Therapy
  • Management as Magic
  • A Brief History of Management
  • Both Technology and Magic
  • Contemporary Management Theories and Practices
  • The Relation between Managerial Technique and Success
  • Management as Magic
  • Why Society and the Individual Need Management
  • The Triumph of the Irrational
  • The Failure of Education
  • Irrationality and Freedom
  • Ellul's Theory of the Three Milieus
  • Magic in the Three Milieus
  • Dramatized Information: The Basis of Psychological Magic
  • The Disintegration of Discourse
  • Atomistic Words and Phrases
  • Commonplace Expressions, Slogans, and Cliches
Control code
ocm41156480
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 240 p.
Isbn
9780826413673
Lccn
99027444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o41156480
  • (OCoLC)41156480
Label
Technology as magic : the triumph of the irrational, Richard Stivers
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1117/99027444-b.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [212]-236) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Visual Images in the Media
  • Symbolism in the Milieu of Technology
  • Statistical Information: The Basis of Administrative Magic
  • Statistics Everywhere
  • Statistics: Moral and Normal
  • Equality: Statistical and Social
  • Magical Numbers, Magical Words, Magical Images
  • The Mass Media as Magic
  • The Fabrication of Images
  • The Culture of Advertising
  • Introduction: The Paradox of Technology and Magic
  • Technological Utopianism: Myth and Ritual of an Advertising Culture
  • Magic in the Media
  • Therapy, Self-Help, and Positive Thinking as Magic
  • Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology, and Clinical Social Work
  • Self-Help and Positive Thinking
  • The Effectiveness of Therapy
  • Therapy as Magic
  • Why the Individual and Society Need Therapy
  • Management as Magic
  • A Brief History of Management
  • Both Technology and Magic
  • Contemporary Management Theories and Practices
  • The Relation between Managerial Technique and Success
  • Management as Magic
  • Why Society and the Individual Need Management
  • The Triumph of the Irrational
  • The Failure of Education
  • Irrationality and Freedom
  • Ellul's Theory of the Three Milieus
  • Magic in the Three Milieus
  • Dramatized Information: The Basis of Psychological Magic
  • The Disintegration of Discourse
  • Atomistic Words and Phrases
  • Commonplace Expressions, Slogans, and Cliches
Control code
ocm41156480
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 240 p.
Isbn
9780826413673
Lccn
99027444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o41156480
  • (OCoLC)41156480

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