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Living in the number one country

reflections from a critic of American empire

by Herbert I. Schiller

  • 338 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Seven Stories Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Communication -- Political aspects -- United States.,
    • Communication -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementHerbert I. Schiller.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsP95.82.U6 S343 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination202 p. ;
      Number of Pages202
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6778036M
      ISBN 101583220283
      LC Control Number00020284

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Praise “Living in the Number One Country is a wonderfully written memoir that also provides a crystal clear introduction to the main themes in Schiller’s research: the role of corporate communication in perpetuating global imperialism and inequality; the incompatibility of a commercially marinated society with a sane, humane and happy society; and the bankruptcy of mainstream communication.

“Living in the Number One Country is a wonderfully written memoir that also provides a crystal clear introduction to the main themes in Schiller's research: the role of corporate communication in perpetuating global imperialism and inequality; the incompatibility of a commercially marinated society with a sane, humane and happy society; and the bankruptcy of mainstream communication 5/5(2).

Editorial Reviews. Living in the Number One Country is a wonderfully written memoir that also provides a crystal clear introduction to the main themes in Schiller's research: the role of corporate communication in perpetuating global imperialism and inequality; the incompatibility of a commercially marinated society with a sane, humane and happy society; and the bankruptcy of Pages:   Herbert I.

Schiller died on Janu One of the pioneers in the field of media studies, his most influential work was Culture Inc.: The Corporate Takeover of Public Expression (Oxford, ). But he left us with an affecting memoir, Living in the Number One Country.

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