The Resource The new media epidemic : the undermining of society, family, and our own soul, (ebook)

The new media epidemic : the undermining of society, family, and our own soul, (ebook)

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The new media epidemic : the undermining of society, family, and our own soul
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The new media epidemic
Title remainder
the undermining of society, family, and our own soul
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eng
Summary
Philosopher and patrologist Dr. Jean-Claude Larchet, renowned for his examinations of patristic writings on the causes and consequences of spiritual and physical illness, here diagnoses the pathologies of new media in a society that is eager for speed, proximity and immediacy. Writing in an accessible and straightforward manner, he examines the harm and illusion brought by the invasion of digital devices-from radio to networked smart phones and beyond. He analyzes their all-encompassing impact on society and personal life. This meticulous diagnosis of new media's insidious effects - bodily, psychological, intellectual, and spiritual -concludes with a discussion of the ways individuals might limit and counteract the most deleterious of these, with the aim that they might discover once more the authentically human and spiritual communion that we have lost
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Midwest
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1949-
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Larchet, Jean-Claude
Dewey number
302.30285
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Information society
  • Compulsive behavior
  • Technological innovations
  • Internet addiction
  • Online social networks
  • Electronic books
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adult
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The new media epidemic : the undermining of society, family, and our own soul, (ebook)
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9780884654278
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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MWT12315642
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remote
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MWT12315642
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The new media epidemic : the undermining of society, family, and our own soul, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780884654278
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12315642
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12315642
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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