CH2_Narratives of Media History

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Narratives of Media History Narratives of Media History CMNU230 Dr. Do Kyun Kim
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Media Inventions~~ Johannes Gutenberg - Moveable type printing press (1450s) Samuel Morse - Electric telegraph (1844) Alexander Graham Bell - Telephone (1876) ------and, What else?
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Oral Culture (By Walter Ong, 1982) - Oral culture represents a more personal and social involved form of communication and consequently form of life. Different sense of time – myth & fact Psychology – thematic and formulaic memory Performance From Oral to Electronic Culture
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Writing Culture Function of memory changes from thematic and visual to verbatim memory. (Plato argued against writing precisely) Different conception of space and time NEW Power of Literates From Oral to Electronic Culture
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Print Culture (By Benedict Anderson) Origins of National Consciousness: consciousness of nationalism, The practice of print-capitalism facilitated the imagining of the nation. The expansion of the book market contributed to the vernacularization of
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2008 for the course COMMUNICAT CMNU220 taught by Professor Dr.kim during the Spring '08 term at Northeastern.

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