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Image and representation key concepts in media studies by Nick Lacey

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mass media,
  • Imagery (Psychology),
  • Semiotics,
  • Mental representation

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-251) and index.

StatementNick Lacey.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsP91 .L29 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 256 p. :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL694192M
ISBN 10031221202X, 0312212038
LC Control Number97041487

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