Amusing ourselves to death: public discourse in the age of show business

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Heinemann, Feb 10, 1986 - Social Science - 184 pages

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An extended essay. Lively, but a little slipshod. On the other hand, vigorously written, humorous and full of pithy quotables. Also, it gave me a new enthusiasm for reading Huxley's "Brave New World ... Read full review

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User Review  - RobertDay - LibraryThing

A perceptive look at US popular media - predominantly television - dating from 1985, though still relevant more than thirty years later. It takes only a very small adjustment of the imagination to add ... Read full review

Contents

The Age of Show Business
83
Now This
99
Shuffle Off to Bethlehem
114
Copyright

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