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Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research - A Palgrave and IAMCR Series

The Theory of the Social Practice of Information

Authors: Fattorello, Francesco

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About this book

In this book, Fattorello addresses the differences between contingent and non-contingent information. The theory is translated into English for the first time and is contextualized and put into a historical framework by Prof. Ragnetti's additional text.

About the authors

Maria Way has a varied work background. Now a freelance editor/proofreader/translator, she was Senior Lecturer in Media Theory in the School of Media, Art & Design at the University of Westminster, UK. She specializes in media and religion and is an expert on Vatican media.

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  • Biography of Francesco Fattorello

    Way, Maria

    Pages 1-19

  • Postscript: Fattorello and Italian Studies of Journalism in the Context of Fascism and Nazi Germany

    Way, Maria

    Pages 20-27

  • The Social Phenomenon of Information

    Way, Maria

    Pages 29-40

  • The Social Practice of Information

    Way, Maria

    Pages 41-57

  • Problems and Corollaries

    Way, Maria

    Pages 58-67

Buy this book

eBook $49.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-137-54285-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $67.50
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-137-54284-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $67.50
price for USA
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: January 14, 2014
  • ISBN 978-1-349-57838-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Theory of the Social Practice of Information
Authors
Translated by
Way, M.
Series Title
Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research - A Palgrave and IAMCR Series
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-54285-4
DOI
10.1057/9781137542854
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-54284-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-57838-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 135
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