Silverstone, Roger (2000) The sociology of mediation and communication. In: Calhoun, Craig, Rojek, Chris and Turner, Bryan, (eds.) The SAGE handbook of sociology. SAGE Publications, London, UK, pp. 188-207. ISBN 9780761968214
This volume provides an overview of the field of sociology today its underlying theories/methods, key sub-disciplines, and primary debates. In the introduction, the editors reflect on changes in global society that have affected the study of sociology over the last twenty years. The 32 contributions from European and American academics cover such topics as the diversity and insularity of sociological traditions; the sociology of consumption and lifestyle; and the politics of global inequality.
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|Library of Congress subject classification:||H Social Sciences > HM Sociology|
|Sets:||Departments > Media and Communications|
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