Neil Postman Quotes

If students get a sound education in the history, social effects and psychological biases of technology, they may grow to be adults who use technology rather than be used by it.

 
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Neil Postman
Neil Postman
  • Born: March 8, 1931
  • Died: October 5, 2003
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Writer, Professor

Neil Postman was an American author, educator, media theorist and cultural critic, who is best known for his twenty books, including Amusing Ourselves to Death (1985), Conscientious Objections (1988), Technopoly: The Surrender of Culture to Technology (1992), The Disappearance of Childhood (1994) and The End of Education: Redefining the Value of School (1995).