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Directory : Media Influence :: Theories of Media Influence


Anderson, Dave (nd) 'Technological (or Media) Determinism' [link added 22/06/1999]

Bilton, John (nd) Issues and Questions 'Technological Determinism' [link added 07/01/2001]

Chandler, Daniel (2002) 'What is Technology?' [link added 06/01/1998]

Chandler, Daniel (1994) 'The Sapir-Whorf Hypothesis' [link added 07/01/1998]

Chandler, Daniel (1998) 'Imagining Futures, Dramatizing Fears: Technology in Literature and Film' [link added 06/01/1998]

Chandler, Daniel (1995) 'Technological (or Media) Determinism' [link added 06/01/1998]

Chandler, Daniel (1995) 'Biases of the Ear and Eye - Great Divide Theories, Phonocentrism, Graphocentrism & Logocentrism' [link added 07/01/2000]

Chandler, Daniel (1995) 'Cultivation Theory' [link added 07/01/2000]

Chandler, Daniel (1996) 'Shaping and Being Shaped: Engaging with Media' (CMC Mag) Original linear draft [link added 07/01/1999]

Chandler, Daniel (1995) 'Marxist Approaches to the Mass Media' [link added 06/01/1998]

Ebersole, Samuel (1988) 'Lewis Mumford' [link added 07/01/2001]

Ebersole, Samuel (1994) 'Jacques Ellul' [link added 07/01/2001]

Ebersole, Samuel (1995) 'Media Determinism in Cyberspace' [link added 07/01/2000]

Evans, Daniela Lesley (1998) 'A Critical Examination of Claims Concerning the ‘Impact’ of Print' [link added 07/05/1998]

Fowler, Rhys (2004) 'Electronic Media: Changing Social Behaviour?' [link added 20/12/2004]

Gauntlett, David (1998) 'Ten Things Wrong with the Effects Model' [link added 13/10/1997]

Greenaway, Jonathan (2003) The Blurring of Public and Private Behaviour by the Electronic Media [link added 19/11/2003]

Jhally, Sut (1993) 'Communications and the Materialist Conception of History: Marx, Innis and Technology' (Continuum) [link added 10/10/1997]

Santana, Beatriz (1997) 'Introducing the Technophobia/Technophilia Debate: Some Comments on the Information Age' [link added 11/05/1998]

Talbott, Stephen L (1995) 'The Future of Freedom: Technological Determinism is an Ambiguous Affair' [link added 07/01/2001]

Underwood, Mick (2003) 'Technological Determinism' [link added 12/05/1998]

Winner, Langdon (1995) 'Langdon Winner on Cyberspace' [link added 07/01/2002]

Other Links

Does Technology Drive History? The Dilemma of Technological Determinism: Merritt Roe Smith & Leo Marx (Eds.)

Neo-Luddism Links: Martin Ryder

Essays on the Philosophy of Technology

Recommended Reading

Joshua Meyrowitz (1986) : No Sense of Place : The Impact of Electronic Media on Social Behavior. Oxford: Oxford University Press

Smith, Merritt Roe & Leo Marx (1994) : Does Technology Drive History?: The Dilemma of Technological Determinism. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press

Winner, Langdon (1977) : Autonomous Technology. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press