Journals Higher Education



Published: 05 June 2007

ISBN: 9780748625918

Bookseller Code (06)

Manifesto for Silence

Confronting the Politics and Culture of Noise

Stuart Sim

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • From noisy neighbours to ASBOs and MTV via the forest and the local library: noise versus silence is one of the main cultural conflicts of our time.
  • Provides a new and provocative take on the marketing strategies of the business world.
  • Demonstrates why and where silence matters in our lives, and why we should protect it.
  • Written by a hugely experienced author, Manifesto for Silence is a pleasure to read.