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Internationalist Utopias of Visual Education: The Graphic and Scenographic

  title={Internationalist Utopias of Visual Education: The Graphic and Scenographic},
  author={P. Geddes and O. Neurath},
During the interwar period, the encyclopaedia became a popular educative instrument for demonstrating knowledge. Within the aeld of cultural internationalism, the pioneer of documentation Paul Otlet redeaned the encyclopaedia as a documentary product or as we would say today a “multi-media” product. This article discusses the exchange of ideas between Otlet, Patrick Geddes and Otto Neurath and shows how the graphic and scenographic demonstration of encyclopaedic knowledge at the beginning of… Expand
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