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What Is Writing?

Kanopy (Firm)
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Video; Streaming Video; Online
Summary
It has been said that writing exists only in a civilization and a civilization cannot exist without writing, but is that accurate? Consider the validity of this statement and examine several of the critical functions that writing has served during the past 5,000 years. Also, get an introduction to pictography and its limitations.
Performers
Features: Marc Zender Tulane University
Release Date
2013
Language
In English
Notes
  • Title from title frames.
  • In Process Record.
Published
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2015.
Recording Info
Originally produced by The Teaching Company/The Great Courses in 2013.
Publisher no.
1148675 Kanopy
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1 online resource (streaming video file)
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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