Ideology and Modern Culture: Critical Social Theory in the Era of Mass Communication


The author of this work develops an account of ideology and relates it to the analysis of culture and mass communication in modern societies. He offers a concise and critical appraisal of major contributions to the theory of ideology, from Marx and Mannheim to Horkheimer, Adorno and Habermas, arguing that these thinkers - and social and political theorists more generally - have failed to deal adequately with the nature of mass communication and its role in the modern world. In order to overcome this deficiency, he ...

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