TITLE

The word is out: Video will rule

AUTHOR(S)
Lamb, Gregory M.
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/5/99, Vol. 91 Issue 49, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Suggests that many believe video is `better' than life--faster, closer, more entertaining. How people are spending more time watching screens and less time reading books and talking with other people; Mitchell Stephens book `the rise of the image the fall of the word.'
ACCESSION #
1508874

 

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