By Gregory J. Downey
This enticing research lines the improvement of closed captioning―a box that emerged within the Seventies and Eighties from decades-long advancements in cinematic subtitling, court stenography, and schooling for the deaf. Gregory J. Downey discusses how electronic desktops, coupled with human psychological and actual abilities, made reside tv captioning attainable. Downey's survey includess the hidden info employees who mediate among dwell audiovisual motion and the creation of visible tune and written files. His paintings examines conversation expertise, human geography, and where of work in a technologically complicated and spatially fragmented international.
Illustrating the ways that technological improvement grows out of presidency rules, schooling innovation, specialist profit-seeking, and social activism, this interdisciplinary examine combines insights from numerous fields, between them the background of expertise, human geography, mass verbal exchange, and knowledge studies.
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Closed Captioning: Subtitling, Stenography, and the Digital Convergence of Text with Television (Johns Hopkins Studies in the History of Technology) by Gregory J. Downey