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By Denis McQuail, Peter Golding, Els De Bens

This interesting selection of papers represents the various best communications study released over the past decade. To mark the 20 th anniversary of the eu magazine of verbal exchange, a number one foreign magazine, the editors have chosen 21 papers, all of which make major and important interventions within the box of media and communications. the quantity is prefaced with an creation via the editors and may be a critical learn textual content for students during this box.

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T(n)-C may be measured in hours, as a share of total consumption of nationally distributed television or as a share of total consumption of television hours in the country. ) T(n)-C/CO is the consumption of television in a specific country which is nationally distributed and has been imported from the designated country of origin. (T(n)-C is the sum of T(n)-S/CO measures. ) T(m)-C, the T(b)-C and the T(n)-C measures may be added to one T-C measure covering all transnationalization of consumption of television in the country (region or group) under observation.

Silverstone, R. (1988) Television Myth and Culture’, pp. 20–47 in J. ), Media, Myths and Narratives. Television and the Press (Sage Annual Reviews of Communication Research, Vol. 15). London: Sage. B. (1891) Primitive Culture Vol. 1, 3rd edn. London/New York: Murray/Harper Row. Wallerstein, I. ’, pp. 157–73 in M. Albrow and E. King (eds), Globalization, Knowledge and Society. London: Sage. R. (1987) ‘Beyond the Nation–State: Comparative Politics in Global Perspective’, pp. 42–69 in J. Berting and W.

Despite its frequent attribution, neither the indices, nor the extent, of its actual occurrence are always clear. Third, there is the problem of evaluation. To whatever extent globalization (however defined) actually is occurring (and to whom), its alleged positive benefits or negative costs are difficult to assess. ’ This article attempts to come to grips with this problematic notion, first in a more general way, and later, more specifically, through a collection of myths that have gathered around it.

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