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Mass Media and Society

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This volume brings together an international team of scholars who offer a survey of the field of mass media and society. This new edition reflects ... Show synopsis

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Overall customer rating: 3.500
collegestudent14

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by collegestudent14 on Mar 2, 2010

This book was very difficult to understand especially with words that were jargon to the general population such as myself. You really have to read each sentence quite a few times to make even a little bit of sense of it, and even then, it is still usually confusing. It would have been a better book if it was aimed more towards someone who has little or no knowledge of mass media or to include a background section or a glossary of complex terms.

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mira

good for the right course

by mira on Jul 23, 2009

I've been reading this book to use as a text for an upper-level mass communications course that I will be teaching for our university's program in England this fall. It's perfect for that course, which is titled, like the book, Mass Media and Society. I searched diligently to find a text that was as current as possible and published outside the U.S., and I'm glad I found this one. It's very readable for a text and interesting, yet appropriately challenging for the students. I recommend it highly.

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