On Television

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New Press, 1998 - Social Science - 104 pages
An unremitting assault on the impact and pretensions of television that demolishes conventional arguments.' - TLS'

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A Frenchman's overly academic look at television that will likely leave most American readers cold. Bourdieu's principal thrust in these collected lectures (presented on French television—thus the ... Read full review

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Two leading intellectuals look at the impact of commercially motivated cultural production on today's media-saturated culture. In her methodical and readable book, Bok (formerly philosophy, Brandeis ... Read full review

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