Knowledge Goes Pop: From Conspiracy Theory to Gossip

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A voice on late night radio tells you that a fast food restaurant injects its food with drugs that make men impotent. A colleague asks if you think the FBI was in on 9/11. An alien abductee on the Internet claims extra-terrestrials have planted a microchip in her body. "Julia Roberts in Porn Scandal" shouts the front page of a gossip mag. A spiritual healer claims he can cure chronic fatigue syndrome with the energizing power of crystals . . . What do you believe? Knowledge Goes Pop examines the popular knowledges that ...

Knowledge Goes Pop: From Conspiracy Theory to Gossip 2006, Berg Publishers, New York

ISBN-13: 9781845201432

Anniversary/Special Edition-W/ edition

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