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Published by Campus Verlag in Frankfurt, New York .
Written in English


  • Mass media -- Europe

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Includes bibliographical references.

StatementHans J. Kleinsteuber, Denis McQuail, Karen Siune (editors).
ContributionsKleinsteuber, Hans J., 1943-, McQuail, Denis., Siune, Karen.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 316 p. ;
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16665375M
ISBN 103593336847

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