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Keppler, Angela

Das Fernsehen als Sinnproduzent

Soziologische Fallstudien

[Television as a Creator of Meaning: Sociological Case Studies]

Series:De Gruyter Studium

DE GRUYTER OLDENBOURG

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    Publication Date:
    April 2015
    Copyright year:
    2015
    ISBN
    978-3-11-041376-2
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    Overview

    • Provides a lucid introduction to the sociology of television
    • Discusses the ways television conveys meaning
    • Contains numerous examples
    • Offers theory of the social function of the medium

    Aims and Scope

    What is the impact of television and the practices related to it on social reality? With its diverse programs and formats, what does television tell us about the organization of social reality? The case studies in this volume use specific examples to show how television generates heterogeneous meaning. They also illuminate the perspectives television offers audiences about the conditions of life.

    Details

    xi, 209 pages
    14 Tables
    DE GRUYTER OLDENBOURG
    Language:
    German
    Type of Publication:
    Textbook
    Keyword(s):
    Television theory; communications theory; sociology of knowledge; sociology of television
    Readership:
    Students, teachers of sociology, media and communication sciences, television and film studies, visual studies, philosophy

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