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The Resource The lost art of reading : books and resistance in a troubled time, David L. Ulin

The lost art of reading : books and resistance in a troubled time, David L. Ulin

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The lost art of reading : books and resistance in a troubled time
Title
The lost art of reading
Title remainder
books and resistance in a troubled time
Statement of responsibility
David L. Ulin
Title variation
Books and resistance in a troubled time
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
"The new introduction and afterword bring fresh relevance to this insightful rumination on the act of reading--as a path to critical thinking, individual and political identity, civic engagement, and resistance. The former LA Times book critic expands his short book, rich in ideas, on the consequence of reading to include the considerations of fake news, siloed information, and the connections between critical thinking as the key component of engaged citizenship and resistance. Here is the case for reading as a political act in both public and private gestures, and for the ways it enlarges the world and our frames of reference, all the while keeping us engaged"--
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Ulin, David L
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non fiction
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  • Ulin, David L.
  • Books and reading
  • Information society
  • Literature
Label
The lost art of reading : books and resistance in a troubled time, David L. Ulin
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Copyright
Note
Based on an essay that appeared in the Los Angeles Times on August 9, 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xxxiii, 156 pages
Isbn
9781632171948
Lccn
2018014337
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1030446358
  • (OCoLC)on1030446358
  • 974021
Label
The lost art of reading : books and resistance in a troubled time, David L. Ulin
Publication
Copyright
Note
Based on an essay that appeared in the Los Angeles Times on August 9, 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xxxiii, 156 pages
Isbn
9781632171948
Lccn
2018014337
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1030446358
  • (OCoLC)on1030446358
  • 974021

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