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Title:The Audible Past: Modernity, Technology, and the Cultural History of Sound
Author(s):Sterne, Jonathan Edward
Doctoral Committee Chair(s):Grossberg, Lawrence; Nerone, John C.
Department / Program:Communications
Discipline:Communications
Degree Granting Institution:University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Degree:Ph.D.
Genre:Dissertation
Subject(s):American Studies
Abstract:To summarize, the dissertation uses the history of meanings surrounding sound reproduction as an entry point into the cultural history of sound itself. By denaturalizing sound's cultural significance, this project reconsiders the history of the senses and the privileging of vision in theory and historiography.
Issue Date:1999
Type:Text
Language:English
Description:377 p.
Thesis (Ph.D.)--University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1999.
URI:http://hdl.handle.net/2142/86617
Other Identifier(s):(MiAaPQ)AAI9945006
Date Available in IDEALS:2015-09-28
Date Deposited:1999


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