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Exploiting Douglas Hofstadter's claim that there is no new knowledge, only the refashioned ideas of previous technological and cultural advancements (Metamagical themas: Questing for the essence of mind and pattern [New York, NY: Basic Books, 1985]), Jay Bolter and Richard Grusin offer a well-documented and convincing, if at times a bit overwrought, argument that new media technologies "remediate" previous technologies.