Media debates great issues for the digital age by Everette E. Dennis

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Published by Thomson Wadsworth in Belmont, CA .

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  • Mass media -- United States.,
  • Journalism -- United States.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementEverette E. Dennis, John C. Merrill.
ContributionsMerrill, John Calhoun, 1924-
LC ClassificationsP92.U5 D445 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 245 p. ;
Number of Pages245
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3480197M
ISBN 100495001813
LC Control Number2005923113

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