Media Audiences and Identity: Self-Construction and the Fan Experience
Using a unique combination of cultural studies research, neo-pragmatist philosophy, and psychoanalytic theory, the author sheds light on the formation of a social identity and the important role that mass media play in this process. Case studies covering a range of media and communities provide a model for developing a truly explanatory as well as descriptive account of se...more
Hardcover, 272 pages
Published December 3rd 2005 by Palgrave Macmillan
(first published September 8th 2005)
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