Media, Ritual and Identity

Media, Ritual and Identity

by James Curran
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415159911

ISBN-13: 9780415159913

Pub. Date: 05/29/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Media, Ritual and Identity examines the role of the media in society; its complex influence on democratic processes and its participation in the construction and affirmation of different social identities.
It draws extensively upon cultural anthropology and combines a commanding overview of contemporary media debates with a series of fascinating case

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Media, Ritual and Identity examines the role of the media in society; its complex influence on democratic processes and its participation in the construction and affirmation of different social identities.
It draws extensively upon cultural anthropology and combines a commanding overview of contemporary media debates with a series of fascinating case studies ranging from political ritual on television to broadcasting in the third world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415159913
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/29/1998
Series:
Communication and Society Series
Pages:
276
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.69(d)
Lexile:
1460L (what's this?)

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