Max Boot’s “The Consequences of the Information Revolution.” W4 Disc
please read “The consequences of the Information Revolution.” by Max Boot and pay attention to the central concepts, main claims, and argumentative structure of Max Boot’s
“The Consequences of the Information Revolution.”
Your assignment is to discuss Jonas’s article
First, identify what you consider the most important or interesting (or controversial, or wrong-headed) concept, assertion, argument, or conclusion in
Next, for the item you selected, please post a well-organized message that addresses all the following questions about the item’s context within Boot’s
text, your evaluation of Boot’s discussion of the item, and your reflective conclusions about the item’s significance.
IDENTIFICATION OF CONTEXT:
* What is the item that you selected?
* What is the context of Boot’s discussion of this item — what purposes was Boot’s discussion of it supposed to achieve?
* What are the crucial passages in the text where Boot discusses your item with the most clarity or depth? Please quote short passages and crucial
parts of longer passages.