Export of Meaning by Tamar Liebes
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Export of Meaning
By Tamar Liebes

The Export of Meaning

Cross-cultural Readings of Dallas

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Export of Meaning by Tamar Liebes

Book Description

In the new paperback edition of this classic text, Liebes and Katz examine how television viewers around the world respond differently to popular television programmes, particularly Dallas. Analszing conversations among viewers in Israel, Japan and the U. S., they show that viewers possess a good deal more critical ability than they are commonly given credit for.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780745612959
ISBN-10: 0745612954
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 10mm)
Pages: 204
Imprint: Polity Press
Publisher: Polity Press
Publish Date: 11-Nov-1993
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Tamar Liebes

Tamar Liebes is Lecturer in Communication at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and was formerly a radio producer at the Israel Broadcasting Authority. Elihu Katz is Professor at the Annenburg School of Communication, University of Pennsylvania, Emeritus Professor of Sociology and Communication at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and Scientific Director of the Israel Institute of Applied Social Research.

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