OLD, NEW AND MIDDLE-AGED MEDIA CONVERGENCE

@article{Maxwell2011OLDNA,
  title={OLD, NEW AND MIDDLE-AGED MEDIA CONVERGENCE},
  author={Richard Maxwell and Toby Miller},
  journal={Cultural Studies},
  year={2011},
  volume={25},
  pages={585 - 603}
}
This essay analyzes the myths that swirl around digital media convergence – managerial efficiency, experiential immediacy, global interactivity and interpersonal connectedness – and counters these with an ecological historiography that shows how so-called managerial efficiencies waste natural and human resources; the vaunted experiences of immediacy and interactivity induce ignorance of inter-generational effects of consumption, including long-term harm to workers and the environment; and… Expand
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