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Appeared in: Volume 11, Number 4
Published on: December 17, 2015
Postmodern Times
Information Overload or a Search for Meaning?

Our society is supposedly drowning in a flood of information brought on by the frenzied pace of technological change. A tour through history, however, shows us that these concerns are nothing new.

Frank Furedi’s Power of Reading: From Socrates to Twitter is published by Bloomsbury Press.
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