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Public Opinion and the Communication of Consent (Guilford Communication Series)

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Comprehensive in scope, this important work examines the relationship between public opinion and mass communication, from critical ,cultural, and social-scientific perspectives. Essays by leading thinkers in the field of communication examine nature and institutions of public opinion, explore its contexts , including social and psychological context as well as the role of the media , and discuss the role of public opinion asssessment in a democratic society.

Synopsis:

This volume offers an unprecedented range of scholarly perspectives on the relationship between public opinion and communication. With contributions written from social-scientific, historical, critical, and cultural traditions, the book illuminates the importance and richness of treating "public opinion" as a multifaceted concept. Topics covered include the nature and institutions of public opinion, media influences, social and psychological contexts, and the role that public opinion assessment plays in a democratic society.

About the Author

Theodore L. Glasser is professor of communication and director of the Graduate Program in Journalism at Stanford University. His work has appeared in a variety of publications, including Critical Studies in Mass Communication, Journal of Communication, Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly, Nieman Reports, The Quill, and The New York Times Book Review. Custodians of Conscience: Investigative Journalism and Public Virtue, written with James Ettema, was published in 1998 by Columbia University Press.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780898624052
Editor:
Glasser, Theodore L.; Salmon, Charles T.
Editor:
Salmon, Charles T.
Editor:
Glasser, Theodore L.
Editor:
Glasser, Theodore L.; Salmon, Charles T.
Author:
Glasser, Theodore L.
Author:
Guilford Press
Author:
Salmon, Charles T.
Publisher:
Guilford Publications
Subject:
Communication
Subject:
Mass media
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Social aspects
Subject:
Practical Politics
Subject:
Public opinion
Subject:
Public opinion polls
Subject:
Political Process - General
Subject:
Public opinion -- United States.
Subject:
Communication -- Social aspects.
Subject:
Communication Studies
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
Guilford Communication Series
Publication Date:
19950431
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
475
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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This volume offers an unprecedented range of scholarly perspectives on the relationship between public opinion and communication. With contributions written from social-scientific, historical, critical, and cultural traditions, the book illuminates the importance and richness of treating "public opinion" as a multifaceted concept. Topics covered include the nature and institutions of public opinion, media influences, social and psychological contexts, and the role that public opinion assessment plays in a democratic society.

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