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Reading television by John Fiske

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English


  • Television criticism.,
  • Television broadcasting -- Social aspects.,
  • Books and reading.

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] John Fiske and John Hartley.
SeriesNew accents, New accents (Methuen & Co.)
ContributionsHartley, John, 1948-
LC ClassificationsPN1992.55 .F5
The Physical Object
Pagination223 p. ;
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4476213M
ISBN 100416855806, 0416855601
LC Control Number79303812

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