Communication for Social Change Anthology: Historical and Contemporary Readings

Thomas Tufte (Editor), Alfonso Gumucio-Dagron (Editor)

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This anthology, the result of 3 years of review of 1000+ articles, now assembles 150 authors with 200 contributions - full articles, excerpts and quotes - ranging from 1927 to 2005. The articles all have been selected upon the criteria of contributing conceptually to the field of communication for social change. The book is organised in two parts: the first part being cronological, from 1927-1995, and the second part containing 'the contemporary debate' in communication for social change, organised in 5 sub-themes: 1) Popular Culture, Narrative and Identity, 2) Social Movements & Community Participation, 3) Power, Media and the Public Sphere, 4) Paradigms in Communication for Development, 5) Information Society & Communication Rights.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationNew Jersey, USA
PublisherCommunication for Social Change Consortium
Number of pages1,067
ISBN (Print)0-9770357-9-4
Publication statusPublished - 2006

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