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ERIC Number: EJ475705
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0021-9916
Back to the Future: Prospects for Study of Communication as a Social Force.
Schiller, Dan
Journal of Communication, v43 n4 p117-24 Fall 1993
Maintains that to study communication is to make arguments about the economic logic and cultural forms of social development. Discusses why the study of communication as a social force has converged at many points on an encompassing critique of contemporary capitalism. Maintains that the literature of social history will be of prime relevance in formal communications scholarship. (SR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Note: Special Issue: The Future of the Field II--Between Fragmentation and Cohesion.