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The Resource When we are no more : how digital memory is shaping our future, Abby Smith Rumsy

When we are no more : how digital memory is shaping our future, Abby Smith Rumsy

Label
When we are no more : how digital memory is shaping our future
Title
When we are no more
Title remainder
how digital memory is shaping our future
Statement of responsibility
Abby Smith Rumsy
Title variation
How digital memory is shaping our future
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines how humanity records and passes on its culture to future generations, from the libraries of antiquity to the excess of information available in the digital age, and how ephemeral digital storage methods present a challenge for passing on current cultural memory to the future
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
025
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
Z665
LC item number
.S575 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
When we are no more : how digital memory is shaping our future, Abby Smith Rumsy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-216) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where we come from -- Memory on display -- How curiosity created culture -- What the Greeks thought: from accounting to aesthetics -- Where dead people talk -- The dream of the universal library -- Where we are -- Materialism: the world is very old and knows everything -- The science of memory and the art of forgetting -- Imagination: memory in the future tense -- Mastering memory in the digital age -- Where are we going -- By memory of ourselves
Control code
sky279819258
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
229 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781620408025
Lccn
bl2016008092
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
a2111295
Label
When we are no more : how digital memory is shaping our future, Abby Smith Rumsy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-216) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where we come from -- Memory on display -- How curiosity created culture -- What the Greeks thought: from accounting to aesthetics -- Where dead people talk -- The dream of the universal library -- Where we are -- Materialism: the world is very old and knows everything -- The science of memory and the art of forgetting -- Imagination: memory in the future tense -- Mastering memory in the digital age -- Where are we going -- By memory of ourselves
Control code
sky279819258
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
229 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781620408025
Lccn
bl2016008092
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
a2111295

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