The Democratic Surround: Multimedia and American Liberalism from World War II to the Psychedelic Sixties

Valutazione media 3,87
( su 23 valutazioni fornite da GoodReads )
 
9780226325897: The Democratic Surround: Multimedia and American Liberalism from World War II to the Psychedelic Sixties

I migliori risultati di ricerca su AbeBooks

1.

Fred Turner
Editore: The University of Chicago Press, United States (2015)
ISBN 10: 022632589X ISBN 13: 9780226325897
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 10
Da
The Book Depository
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro The University of Chicago Press, United States, 2015. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Reprint. 229 x 152 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. We commonly think of the psychedelic sixties as an explosion of creative energy and freedom that arose in direct revolt against the social restraint and authoritarian hierarchy of the early Cold War years. Yet, as Fred Turner reveals in The Democratic Surround, the decades that brought us the Korean War and communist witch hunts also witnessed an extraordinary turn toward explicitly democratic, open, and inclusive ideas of communication and with them new, flexible models of social order. Surprisingly, he shows that it was this turn that brought us the revolutionary multimedia and wild-eyed individualism of the 1960s counterculture. In this prequel to his celebrated book From Counterculture to Cyberculture, Turner rewrites the history of postwar America, showing how in the 1940s and 50s American liberalism offered a far more radical social vision than we now remember. Turner tracks the influential mid-century entwining of Bauhaus aesthetics with American social science and psychology. From the Museum of Modern Art in New York to the New Bauhaus in Chicago and Black Mountain College in North Carolina, Turner shows how some of the most well-known artists and intellectuals of the forties developed new models of media, new theories of interpersonal and international collaboration, and new visions of an open, tolerant, and democratic self in direct contrast to the repression and conformity associated with the fascist and communist movements. He then shows how their work shaped some of the most significant media events of the Cold War, including Edward Steichen s Family of Man exhibition, the multimedia performances of John Cage, and, ultimately, the psychedelic Be-Ins of the sixties. Turner demonstrates that by the end of the 1950s this vision of the democratic self and the media built to promote it would actually become part of the mainstream, even shaping American propaganda efforts in Europe. Overturning common misconceptions of these transformational years, The Democratic Surround shows just how much the artistic and social radicalism of the sixties owed to the liberal ideals of Cold War America, a democratic vision that still underlies our hopes for digital media today. Codice libro della libreria AAH9780226325897

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 19,51
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

2.

Fred Turner
Editore: University of Chicago press
ISBN 10: 022632589X ISBN 13: 9780226325897
Nuovi Quantità: > 20
Da
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro University of Chicago press. Condizione libro: New. Brand New. Codice libro della libreria 022632589X

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 16,38
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,24
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

3.

Fred Turner
Editore: The University of Chicago Press, United States (2015)
ISBN 10: 022632589X ISBN 13: 9780226325897
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 10
Da
The Book Depository US
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro The University of Chicago Press, United States, 2015. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Reprint. 229 x 152 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. We commonly think of the psychedelic sixties as an explosion of creative energy and freedom that arose in direct revolt against the social restraint and authoritarian hierarchy of the early Cold War years. Yet, as Fred Turner reveals in The Democratic Surround, the decades that brought us the Korean War and communist witch hunts also witnessed an extraordinary turn toward explicitly democratic, open, and inclusive ideas of communication and with them new, flexible models of social order. Surprisingly, he shows that it was this turn that brought us the revolutionary multimedia and wild-eyed individualism of the 1960s counterculture. In this prequel to his celebrated book From Counterculture to Cyberculture, Turner rewrites the history of postwar America, showing how in the 1940s and 50s American liberalism offered a far more radical social vision than we now remember. Turner tracks the influential mid-century entwining of Bauhaus aesthetics with American social science and psychology. From the Museum of Modern Art in New York to the New Bauhaus in Chicago and Black Mountain College in North Carolina, Turner shows how some of the most well-known artists and intellectuals of the forties developed new models of media, new theories of interpersonal and international collaboration, and new visions of an open, tolerant, and democratic self in direct contrast to the repression and conformity associated with the fascist and communist movements. He then shows how their work shaped some of the most significant media events of the Cold War, including Edward Steichen s Family of Man exhibition, the multimedia performances of John Cage, and, ultimately, the psychedelic Be-Ins of the sixties. Turner demonstrates that by the end of the 1950s this vision of the democratic self and the media built to promote it would actually become part of the mainstream, even shaping American propaganda efforts in Europe. Overturning common misconceptions of these transformational years, The Democratic Surround shows just how much the artistic and social radicalism of the sixties owed to the liberal ideals of Cold War America, a democratic vision that still underlies our hopes for digital media today. Codice libro della libreria AAH9780226325897

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 19,70
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

4.

FRED TURNER
Editore: Univ of Chicago
ISBN 10: 022632589X ISBN 13: 9780226325897
Nuovi Brossura Quantità: 1
Da
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Univ of Chicago. Condizione libro: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW Softcover A Brand New Quality Book from a Full-Time Bookshop in business since 1992!. Codice libro della libreria 2102948

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 22,83
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

5.

Turner, Fred
Editore: Univ of Chicago
ISBN 10: 022632589X ISBN 13: 9780226325897
Nuovi Brossura Quantità: 1
Da
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Univ of Chicago. Condizione libro: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW Softcover A Brand New Quality Book from a Full-Time Bookshop in business since 1992!. Codice libro della libreria 2261505

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 22,83
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

6.

Fred Turner
Editore: University of Chicago Press (2015)
ISBN 10: 022632589X ISBN 13: 9780226325897
Nuovi Quantità: > 20
Da
PBShop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro University of Chicago Press, 2015. PAP. Condizione libro: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Codice libro della libreria IB-9780226325897

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 21,70
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,69
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

7.

Fred Turner
Editore: University of Chicago Press (2015)
ISBN 10: 022632589X ISBN 13: 9780226325897
Nuovi Quantità: 15
Da
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro University of Chicago Press, 2015. PAP. Condizione libro: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Codice libro della libreria WG-9780226325897

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 16,19
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 10,40
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

8.

Fred Turner
ISBN 10: 022632589X ISBN 13: 9780226325897
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro 2015. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 152mm x 21mm x 229mm. Paperback. We commonly think of the psychedelic sixties as an explosion of creative energy and freedom that arose in direct revolt against the social restraint and authoritarian hierarchy of the earl.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 376 pages. 0.549. Codice libro della libreria 9780226325897

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 26,84
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

9.

Turner, Fred
Editore: Univ of Chicago Pr (2015)
ISBN 10: 022632589X ISBN 13: 9780226325897
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 2
Da
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Univ of Chicago Pr, 2015. Paperback. Condizione libro: Brand New. reprint edition. 398 pages. 10.50x7.50x1.00 inches. In Stock. Codice libro della libreria __022632589X

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 20,73
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 6,93
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

10.

TURNER
ISBN 10: 022632589X ISBN 13: 9780226325897
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
Herb Tandree Philosophy Books
(Stroud, GLOS, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro 2015. Paperback. Condizione libro: NEW. 9780226325897 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Codice libro della libreria HTANDREE0953721

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 20,22
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 9,24
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

Vedi altre copie di questo libro

Vedi tutti i risultati per questo libro