Walter Benjamin and the Media: The Spectacle of Modernity

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Walter Benjamin (1892-1940), one of the most original and perceptive thinkers of the twentieth century, offered a unique insight into the profound impact of the media on modern society. Jaeho Kang s book offers a lucid introduction to Benjamin s theory of the media and its continuing relevance today. The book provides a systematic and close reading of Benjamin s critical and provocative writings on the intersection between media - from print to electronic - and modern experience, with reference to the information industry, ...

Walter Benjamin and the Media: The Spectacle of Modernity 2014, Polity Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780745645216

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Walter Benjamin and the Media: The Spectacle of Modernity 2014, Polity Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780745645209

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