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The Power of the Written Tradition

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In this collection of nine essays, Jack Goody explores his view of writing as a transforming technology, charting the differences between cultures with writing and those without in such practices as historical record keeping, religious ceremony, and the telling of time.

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Author(s):
Jack Goody
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2000
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1560989629
ISBN-13:
9781560989622
Number of pages:
192
Publisher:
Smithsonian Books
Title:
The Power of the Written Tradition

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In this collection of nine essays, Jack Goody explores his view of writing as a transforming technology, charting the differences between cultures with writing and those without in such practices as historical record keeping, religious ceremony, and the telling of time.

Author(s):
Jack Goody
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2000
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1560989629
ISBN-13:
9781560989622
Number of pages:
192
Publisher:
Smithsonian Books
Title:
The Power of the Written Tradition

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