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The Resource Critical theories of mass media : then and now, Paul A. Taylor and Jan Ll. Harris

Critical theories of mass media : then and now, Paul A. Taylor and Jan Ll. Harris

Label
Critical theories of mass media : then and now
Title
Critical theories of mass media
Title remainder
then and now
Statement of responsibility
Paul A. Taylor and Jan Ll. Harris
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With the exception of occasional moral panics about the coarsening of public discourse, and the impact of advertising and television violence upon children, mass media tend to be viewed as a neutral or benign part of contemporary life. This book explores the relationship between the mass media and the dis-empowering nature of commodity culture
Action
digitized
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Paul A.
Dewey number
306.071
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Harris, Jan Ll.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mass media criticism
  • Mass media criticism
  • Mass media and culture
  • Mass media
  • Mass media
  • Popular culture
  • Popular culture
  • Popular culture
  • Critical theory
Label
Critical theories of mass media : then and now, Paul A. Taylor and Jan Ll. Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-233) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Front cover; Title page; Half title page; Copyright page; Dedication; Content page; Acknowledgements; Chapter outlines; Introduction:Cultural populism and critical theory; Part 1: Then; Chapter1: Walter Benjamin's Work of art essay; Chapter 2: Siegfried Kracauer's mass ornament; Chapter 3: Theodor Adorno and the culture industry; Chapter 4: Marshall McLuhan's understanding of the media; Chapter 5: Guy Debord's society of the spectacle; Part 2: Now; Introduction to part 2; Chapter 6: The culture of celebrity; Chaptera 7: Banality TV: the democratization of celebrity
  • Chapter 8: The politics of banality: the ob-scene as the mis-en-sceneConclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index; Back cover
Control code
ocn245241516
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 233, 12 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780335218110
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
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not applicable
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)245241516
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Critical theories of mass media : then and now, Paul A. Taylor and Jan Ll. Harris
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-233) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Front cover; Title page; Half title page; Copyright page; Dedication; Content page; Acknowledgements; Chapter outlines; Introduction:Cultural populism and critical theory; Part 1: Then; Chapter1: Walter Benjamin's Work of art essay; Chapter 2: Siegfried Kracauer's mass ornament; Chapter 3: Theodor Adorno and the culture industry; Chapter 4: Marshall McLuhan's understanding of the media; Chapter 5: Guy Debord's society of the spectacle; Part 2: Now; Introduction to part 2; Chapter 6: The culture of celebrity; Chaptera 7: Banality TV: the democratization of celebrity
  • Chapter 8: The politics of banality: the ob-scene as the mis-en-sceneConclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index; Back cover
Control code
ocn245241516
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 233, 12 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780335218110
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)245241516
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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