ERIC Number: EJ411497
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Interpretive Media Study and Interpretive Social Science.
Carragee, Kevin M.
Critical Studies in Mass Communication, v7 n2 p81-96 Jun 1990
Defines the major theoretical influences on interpretive approaches in mass communication, examines the central concepts of these perspectives, and provides a critique of these approaches. States that the adoption of interpretive approaches in mass communication has ignored varied critiques of interpretive social science. Suggests that critical audience research is a necessary alternative to interpretive perspectives. (MG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
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