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Invisible Crises

Invisible Crises

What Conglomerate Control of Media Means for America and the World (Critical Studies in Communication and in the Cultural Industries)

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Published by Westview Pr (Short Disc) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Media studies,
  • Mass media and technology,
  • Mass Communication,
  • Current Affairs,
  • Sociology,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Ownership,
  • General,
  • Mass Media,
  • Political aspects

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGeorge Gerbner (Editor), Hamid Mowlana (Editor), Herbert I. Schiller (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8023484M
    ISBN 100813320712
    ISBN 109780813320717

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