Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Parchment, Printing and Hypermedia by Ronald Deibert

Interweaving media theory and historical analysis, this book explores the effect new digital-telecommunication technologies, which Deibert calls hypermedia, will have on the distribution of political power in the next century. Deibert tracks the transformation of Europe from the medieval to the modern and then turns to the hypermedia age, where new digital technologies such as the Internet, encryption, and high-resolution satellite imaging favor nonterritorial institutions and communities, shifting political authority and policymaking from individual nations to transnational corporations, global financial markets, and nongovernmental organizations and activists.

Buy Parchment, Printing and Hypermedia by Ronald Deibert from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780231107136
ISBN-10: 0231107137
Format: Paperback
(230mm x 152mm x 19mm)
Pages: 334
Imprint: Columbia University Press
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publish Date: 21-Aug-1997
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions - Parchment, Printing and Hypermedia by Ronald Deibert

Book Reviews - Parchment, Printing and Hypermedia by Ronald Deibert

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Parchment, Printing and Hypermedia book by Ronald Deibert and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Ronald Deibert

Ronald Deibert is professor of political science at the University of Toronto.

Books By Ronald Deibert

DIY Citizenship by Ronald Deibert
Paperback, March 2014
$53.34
Access Contested by Ronald Deibert
Paperback, November 2011
$55.80
Access Denied by Ronald Deibert
Paperback, March 2008
$56.70