Critical Research at Columbia: Lazarsfeld and Merton's "Mass Communication, Popular Taste, and Organized Social Action" Chapter uri icon



  • Media studies is more than 50 years old, and the authors in this text offer their own candidate texts for canonization. Each essay presents a critical reading of one of these classics and debates its candidacy.

publication date

  • January 1, 2003

Date in CU Experts

  • August 1, 2014 12:09 PM

Full Author List

  • SIMONSON PD; Weimann G

Full Editor List

  • Katz E

author count

  • 2

book title

  • Canonic Texts in Media Research

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International Standard Book Number (ISBN) 10

  • 0745629342

International Standard Book Number (ISBN) 13

  • 9780745629346