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Advertising in Modern and Postmodern Times

Odih, Pamela. 2007. Advertising in Modern and Postmodern Times. Sage. ISBN 9780761941903 [Book]

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How does advertising position itself in consumer culture? In what ways does it 'create' desire and wants? This richly illustrated, incisive text produces the most complete critical introduction to advertising culture.

Advertising in Modern and Postmodern Times:
provides a comprehensive discussion of the main theories
shows you how real adverts work, together with reproductions of advertising images and copy
demonstrates how advertising constructs subjects
provides an instructive historical overview of advertising
explores the relationship between advertising and industrial capitalism

Item Type:

Book

Departments, Centres and Research Units:

Sociology

Date:

2007

Item ID:

2030

Date Deposited:

12 Mar 2009 15:42

Last Modified:

07 Jul 2017 12:01

URI:

http://research.gold.ac.uk/id/eprint/2030

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