ERIC Number: EJ475712
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
The Purebred and the Platypus: Disciplinarity and Site in Mass Communication Research.
Kavoori, Anandam P.; Gurevitch, Michael
Journal of Communication, v43 n4 p173-81 Fall 1993
Offers thoughts about some of the problems facing mass communication as a cultural practice by mapping briefly its historical constitutiveness (and the problems therein). Discusses the dimensions of communication research as site. Offers a diagnosis of how to view the avowed "fragmentation" of the field. (SR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: The Future of the Field II--Between Fragmentation and Cohesion.