The Resource Bread & circuses : theories of mass culture as social decay, by Patrick Brantlinger

Bread & circuses : theories of mass culture as social decay, by Patrick Brantlinger

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Bread & circuses : theories of mass culture as social decay
Title
Bread & circuses
Title remainder
theories of mass culture as social decay
Statement of responsibility
by Patrick Brantlinger
Title variation
Bread and circuses
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brantlinger, Patrick
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HM258
  • HM1206
LC item number
  • .B735 1983
  • .B735 1983
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Mass media
  • Mass society
  • Culture
  • Popular culture
  • Classicism
  • Médias
  • Société de masse
  • Culture
  • Culture populaire
  • Classicisme
  • Classicism
  • Culture
  • Mass media
  • Mass society
  • Popular culture
  • Massamedia
  • Collectief gedrag
Label
Bread & circuses : theories of mass culture as social decay, by Patrick Brantlinger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Introduction : the two classicisms -- Classical roots of the mass culture debate -- "The opium of the people" -- Some nineteenth-century themes : decadence, masses, empire, Gothic revivals -- Crowd psychology and Freud's model of perpetual decadence -- Three versions of modern classicism : Ortega, Eliot, Camus -- Dialectic of enlightenment -- Television : Spectacularity vs. McLuhanism -- Conclusion : Toward post-industrial society -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
307 pages
Isbn
9780801415982
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
83045134
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09684504
  • (OCoLC)ocm09684504
Label
Bread & circuses : theories of mass culture as social decay, by Patrick Brantlinger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Introduction : the two classicisms -- Classical roots of the mass culture debate -- "The opium of the people" -- Some nineteenth-century themes : decadence, masses, empire, Gothic revivals -- Crowd psychology and Freud's model of perpetual decadence -- Three versions of modern classicism : Ortega, Eliot, Camus -- Dialectic of enlightenment -- Television : Spectacularity vs. McLuhanism -- Conclusion : Toward post-industrial society -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
307 pages
Isbn
9780801415982
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
83045134
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09684504
  • (OCoLC)ocm09684504

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