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Author Kendall, Diana Elizabeth.

Title Framing class : media representations of wealth and poverty in America / Diana Kendall.

Imprint Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  302.230862 K332f 2005    ---  Available
Description v, 277 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-265) and index.
Contents Class action in the media -- Twenty-four-karat gold frames: lifestyles of the rich and famous -- Gilded cages: media stories of how the mighty have fallen -- Fragile frames: the poor and homeless -- Tarnished metal frames: the working class and the working poor -- Splintered wooden frames: the middle class -- Framing class, vicarious living, and conspicuous consumption.
Subject Mass media -- Social aspects.
Social classes.
United States -- Social conditions.
ISBN 0742541681 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780742541689 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0742541673 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780742541672 (cloth : alk. paper)
Standard No. YDXCP 2199762
YDXCP 2199763

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