ERIC Number: EJ604703
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Symbols, Thought, and Reality: The Contributions of Benjamin Lee Whorf and Susanne K. Langer to Media Ecology.
Nystrom, Christine L.
New Jersey Journal of Communication, v8 n1 p8-33 Spr 2000
Defines media ecology as the study of the roles played by symbol systems and technologies in the construction of reality and social institutions, cultural practices, and values. Explicates the key ideas that B. Whorf and S. Langer set forth in their work and which lie at the very foundations of media ecology. (SC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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