ERIC Number: EJ580658
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Deconstructing the Master Signifier of Community: Between the Pre-Modern and Modern Community of Organic Solidarity and the Postmodern Community of Technological Dissemination in Cyberspace.
Journal of Social Theory in Art Education, n18 p4-20 1998
Discusses modern and postmodern views of "community" and the identity of the artist. Addresses two perceived possible outcomes of the spread of cyberspace virtual reality: a new, populist, democratic world, and a world of isolated individuals connected only through machine-based virtual reality. Notes the growth of a nostalgic reaction. (DSK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "Community."