Cover of: Capitalism and the information age | edited by Robert W. McChesney, Ellen Meiksins Wood, and John Bellamy Foster.

Capitalism and the information age

the political economy of the global communication revolution

Published by Monthly Review Press in New York, NY .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

The political economy of global communication / Robert W. McChesney
Modernity, postmodernity, or capitalism? / Ellen Meiksins Wood
Virtual capitalism / Michael Dawson and John Bellamy Foster
Global village or cultural pillage? : the unequal inheritance of the communications revolution / Peter Golding
Challenging capitalism in cyberspace: the information highway, the postindustrial economy, and people / Heather Menzies
The U.S. rules, OK? telecommunications since the 1940s / Jill Hills
The privatization of telecommunications / Nicholas Baran
Selling our children: channel one and the politics of education / Michael W. Apple
Work, new technology, and capitalism / Peter Meiksins
Fighting neoliberalism in Canadian telecommunications / Elaine Bernard and Sid Shniad
Propaganda and control of the public mind / Noam Chomsky
The propaganda model revisited / Edward Herman
Democracy and the new technologies / Ken Hirschkop
Information technology and socialist self-management / Andy Pollack.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
T58.5 .C363 1998

The Physical Object

254 p. ;
Number of pages

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0853459894, 0853459886
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