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Books editi da Basic Books con argomento Mass Media

Killing Monsters

Killing Monsters

Jones Gerard  Ponton Lynn M.D. (FRW) 
edizioni Basic Books collana Basic Books (Paperback), 2003

Children choose their heroes more carefully than we think. From Pokémon to the rapper Eminem, pop-culture icons are not simply commercial pied pipers who practice mass hypnosis on our youth. Indeed, argues the author of this lively and persuasive paean to the power of popular culture, even trashy or violent entertainment...

€ 17,00
The Creation Of The Media

The Creation Of The Media

Starr Paul 
edizioni Basic Books collana Basic Books (Paperback), 2005

America's leading role in today's information revolution may seem simply to reflect its position as the world's dominant economy and most powerful state. But by the early nineteenth century, when the United States was neither a world power nor a primary center of scientific discovery, it was already a leader in communications-in...

€ 24,20
Sex Sells!

Sex Sells!

Streitmatter Rodger 
edizioni Basic Books collana Basic Books (Hardcover), 2004

In 1953 when Lucille Ball became pregnant, the censors required the characters on "I Love Lucy" to say only that the wacky redhead was "in the family way"-they feared the word "pregnant" might conjure up, in the minds of viewers, images of a man and woman having sexual intercourse. Now, some fifty years later, from...

€ 28,00
Essential McLuhan

Essential McLuhan

McLuhan Marshall  McLuhan Eric  Zingrone Frank 
edizioni Basic Books collana Basic Books (Paperback), 1996

Marshall McLuhan's insights are fresher and more applicable today than when he first announced them to a startled world. A whole new generation is turning to his work to understand a global village made real by the information superhighway and the overwhelming challenge of electronic transformation.“Before anyone could...

€ 26,60