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The Logic of Writing and the Organization of Society

The Logic of Writing and the Organization of Society( )
Author: Goody, Jack
Series title:Studies in Literacy, the Family, Culture and the State Ser.
ISBN:978-0-511-62159-8
Publication Date:Jun 2012
Publisher:Cambridge University Press
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:AUD $210.00
Book Description:

This book assesses the impact of writing on human societies, both in the Ancient Near East and in twentieth-century Africa, and highlights some general features of social systems that have been influenced by this major change in the mode of communication. Such features are central to any attempt at the theoretical definition of human society and such constituent phenomena as religious and legal systems, and in this study Professor Goody explores the role of a specific mechanism, the...
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