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Media Sociology: A Reappraisal

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Pp 298. Used - Very Good. Tight binding. Clean covers, spine, pages, and pageblock. No tears or annotations.

Edited by Silvio Waisbord (Professor of Media and Public Affairs, George Washington University).

Taken from cover: "Where is sociology in contemporary media studies? How do sociological questions and arguments shape media analysis? These are the questions addressed in this timely collection on media sociology. Sociology was fundamental in defining the analytical boundaries of early media studies, from the study of news and communities to media effects and public opinion, in the first half of the last century. Since then, media sociology has experienced significant changes that have led to new theoretical questions and thematic priorities. This book aims to reassess the past and present relationship between media studies and sociology. As a whole, this much-needed volume takes a retrospective view to trace the evolution of media sociology and assess current research directions.".

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Author(s):
Waisbord, Silvio
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
23 x 15.5 cm
Edition:
2014
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
978-0-7456-7056-0
Number of pages:
298
Publisher:
Polity Press

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Pp 298. Used - Very Good. Tight binding. Clean covers, spine, pages, and pageblock. No tears or annotations.

Edited by Silvio Waisbord (Professor of Media and Public Affairs, George Washington University).

Taken from cover: "Where is sociology in contemporary media studies? How do sociological questions and arguments shape media analysis? These are the questions addressed in this timely collection on media sociology. Sociology was fundamental in defining the analytical boundaries of early media studies, from the study of news and communities to media effects and public opinion, in the first half of the last century. Since then, media sociology has experienced significant changes that have led to new theoretical questions and thematic priorities. This book aims to reassess the past and present relationship between media studies and sociology. As a whole, this much-needed volume takes a retrospective view to trace the evolution of media sociology and assess current research directions.".

Author(s):
Waisbord, Silvio
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
23 x 15.5 cm
Edition:
2014
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
978-0-7456-7056-0
Number of pages:
298
Publisher:
Polity Press

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