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ISBN13: 9780385055499
ISBN10: 0385055498
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-204) and index.

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Taylor, October 19, 2009 (view all comments by Taylor)
In this book, Hall explores the intricacies of time and space from a cultural studies perspective. Although this book is a bit dated, the information is still very relevant, and what Hell offers is an examination of how much our perception of time influences our cultural and everyday interactions. For example, learning just how tightly time is wound for Americans as opposed to other cultures is quite insightful to the workaholicism that pervades American culture. Hall touches on some aspects of space as well, though you'll find more of his thoughts on it, in the hidden dimension. What I most enjoyed about this book is an exploration of time from a social science perspective as opposed to a hard science perspective. I definitely recommend it to anyone interested in understanding concepts of space and time.
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ISBN:
9780385055499
Author:
Hall, Edward T
Publisher:
Anchor Books
Author:
Hall, Edward, Adaptor
Author:
Hall, Edward T.
Author:
Hall, Edward
Location:
Garden City, N. Y. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Sociology, anthropology and archaeology
Subject:
Anthropology
Subject:
Intercultural communication
Subject:
Anthropology - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Anchor books ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
19730731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
8.02x5.20x.49 in. .39 lbs.

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