The space of opinion media intellectuals and the public sphere by Ronald N. Jacobs

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Politics and government,
  • Public opinion,
  • Attitudes,
  • Journalists,
  • Mass media,
  • History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-287) and index.

Book details

StatementRonald N. Jacobs, Eleanor Townsley
ContributionsTownsley, Eleanor R., 1967-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsP92.U5 .J33 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 295 p. :
Number of Pages295
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25101534M
ISBN 109780199797929, 9780199797936
LC Control Number2011030159

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