ERIC Number: ED149410
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Vision and Hindsight: The Future of Communications.
International Inst. of Communications, London (England).
This book poses fundamental questions about telecommunications as a resource of limited supply increasingly in demand. Topics that are discussed include the expanding needs of and the resources available for visual literacy; the technical, economic, and social issues that relate to the expansion of communication frequencies; the legal problems that expanding communication networks create; and the need for communication planning as an integral part of national policies and national development. (RL)
Descriptors: Communication Problems, Communications, Foreign Countries, Futures (of Society), Legal Problems, Planning, Public Policy, Resources, Telecommunications, Use Studies, Visual Literacy
John Howkins, International Institute of Communications Ltd., Tavistock House East, Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9LG, England ($3.00 paper)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Inst. of Communications, London (England).