Book Information for Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business

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Recommendation Information

RecommendationAmusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business
SubjectWar / Violence / Videogames


Quotes Made at this Event

QuoteQuote Author
If you love Lewis Mumford then you`ll love this
How God commanded not to draw him, therefore he must be understandable by symbolsMunawar
I recommend everyone reads...Shaikh Hamza Yusuf
I think his argument is pretty solid on Graven ImagesShaikh Hamza Yusuf
Read the second chapter regarding image based societies, any society that uses images everything loses the ability to think abstractly.Shaikh Hamza Yusuf