Neil Postman's "Amusing Ourselves to Death"
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This paper discusses Neil Postman's observations, in his book "Amusing Ourselves to Death" about the way television makes us perceive issues, commodities, people and countries. It explores Postman's concept that medium has actually become more important than the message itself,and that the way American television presents information actually breeds ignorance because it turns important issues into nothing but entertainment.
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Neil Postman's "Amusing Ourselves to Death" (2003, August 17) Retrieved August 13, 2020, from https://www.academon.com/book-review/neil-postman-amusing-ourselves-to-death-29920/
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