TITLE

READING AND CULTURE: the Challenge of Progressive Era Beliefs in the Postmodern World

AUTHOR(S)
Bossaller, Jenny; Raber, Doug
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Progressive Librarian;Summer2008, Issue 31, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the significant role of technology in the social milieu of postmodern library. According to the article, technology allows people to connect with others in virtual worlds. It acknowledges that technology is an undeniable facet of the postmodern condition and that its possibilities can be used as a means to interrogate its affect on libraries. Details on the characteristics of American beliefs regarding the effects of reading and its relationship to individual development and social reform are also included.
ACCESSION #
35343188

 

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