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When fantasy becomes reality the social psychology of the mass media by Karen E. Dill

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Mass media -- Social aspects.,
  • Mass media -- Psychogical aspects.,
  • Social psychology.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementKaren E. Dill.
LC ClassificationsHM1206 .D55 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22853011M
ISBN 109780195372083
LC Control Number2008052692

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