Something In The Air: Post-Industrial Ambience And The Control Society

Cover of the 1990 compilation Q.E.D. on Staalplaat At this point in time, it is easy to admit that we are living in a state of "etherialization." The primary characteristics of this state, as recognized by Arnold Toynbee, were that "cultures that remain static and uncreative in the human sphere often promote ingenious technical adaptations and inventions, whereas more creative cultures transmute their energies into higher and more refined forms [...]

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