By Nicholas Holm
An creation to the serious examine of ads, exploring its position in our modern cultural panorama and its connections to bigger monetary, social and political forces. Written in a fascinating and obtainable sort, the publication offers scholars with the most important thoughts, tools and debates you must examine and comprehend advertisements.
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Advertising and Consumer Society: A Critical Introduction by Nicholas Holm