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The Digital Memory of the World: An Exploration of Documentary Practices in the Age of Digital Technology Anca Claudia Prodan

The Digital Memory of the World: An Exploration of Documentary Practices in the Age of Digital Technology

Anca Claudia Prodan

Published February 15th 2015
ISBN : 9783110337983
Hardcover
320 pages
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Digital technology is increasingly used to provide access to documentary heritage, but this activity leads to changes in how documents are understood and handled. Starting from the observation that the conceptual and practical changes triggered byMoreDigital technology is increasingly used to provide access to documentary heritage, but this activity leads to changes in how documents are understood and handled. Starting from the observation that the conceptual and practical changes triggered by digital technology in the Memory of the World do not seem to accurately reflect its stated philosophy, this research pursues the aim to critically analyze the possibilities and limits it offers.