Paris: Editions du Seuil, Volpe, Galvano della. Critica dell'ideologia contemporanea: Saggi di teoria dialettica. Roma: Editori riuniti, See also his Critica del gusto.
Project MUSE - The Semiotics of Bibliography
Milano: Feltrinella, Walton, Paul, and Stuart Hall. Situating Marx. Human Context Books, Williams, Raymond. Culture and Society, Discusses cultural values and notions such as Mass, Democracy, Equality, etc. A remarkable example of materialist criticism of cultural ideologies.
The Long Revolution. Discussions of basic theoretical concepts: "the creative mind," "culture," "individual" and "society. Part three, on "Britain in the 's" and the "long revolution" we are living through, is a penetrating analysis of the present social and existential changes.
An essential work, written simply but accurately, with depth, lucidity and balance. Keywords: A Vocabulary of Culture and Society. Zeitland, Irving M.
Ideology and the Development of Sociological Theory. Zeltner, Hermann. Ideologie und Wahrheit: Zur Kritik der politischen Vernunft. Stuttgart: Fromann, Sociology of literary institutions and of mass culture. See also next section, Paraliterature. Altick, Richard D. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, Benjamin, Walter. New York: Schocken, , pp. This leads to the emancipation of art from "cult value" in favor of "exhibition value" for a mass audience photography, film. The mass audience acquire now the potential for expertise that only a few had earlier, but they are also confronted with the choice between the Fascist aesthetization of political life in imperialist wars, or the conscious Communist politicizing of art.
Berelson, Bernard, and Lester Asheim. The Library's Public. New York: Columbia University Press, Cazeneuve, Jean, et al. Short international bibliography and a first chronology of a future history of censorship. Corsini, Gianfranco. L'Istituzione letteraria. Napoli: Liguori, Defleur, Melvin L. Theories of Mass Communication. New York: McKay, Doubrovsky, Serge, and Tzvetan Todorov, eds. Paris: Plon, , p. Dumazedier, Joffre, and Jean Hassenforder. Paris: Cercle de la librairie, Eco, Umberto. Apocalittici e integrati: Comunicazioni di massa e teorie della cultura di massa.
Milano, —E's studies on mass culture blend semiotics and sociology and construct original mediations between them. A panoramic overview, largely on comics, with a brief article on SF. The title identifies two extreme and uncritical attitudes toward mass media—the "integrated" who accept it fully and the "apocalyptic" who reject it wholly.
Engelsing, Rolf. Stuttgart: Metzlersche Verlag, , p. Enzensberger, Hans Magnus. Einzelheiten , I-II. Frankfurt: Suhrkamkp, Partly trans. New York: Seabury Press, Escarpit, Robert. London: Cass, 2nd edn: External sociology based upon statistical data.
Criticism of the concept of literary generations. Paris: Hachette, Escarpit, Robert, and Charles Bouazis, eds. Describes various trends in the communication theory,—but considers a synthesis impossible at present. Hart, James D.
Textual Studies, Bibliography, and History of the Book
Oxford: Oxford University Press, Republ. Systematic connections between literary taste and the ensemble of sociological and ideological changes in each period. Hiller, Helmut.
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Zur Sozialgeschichte von Buch und Buchhandel. The book is treated as a material object, from a technical and commercial point of view.
Clear and very erudite, an excellent reference book. Hoggart, Richard. London: Chatto and Windus, Describes working-class leisure forms, researches present tendencies in mass culture. The old forms of class culture are in danger of being replaced by a poorer kind of "faceless" culture. Jacobs, Norman, ed.
The Expansion of Bibliography : Dog-stone, Antelope, and Evidence
Culture for the Millions? Mass Media in Modern Society. Boston: Beacon Press, and See particularly E. Shils, "Mass Society and its Culture" in favor of the diffusion of "superior culture" in mass society ; and L. Joseph, Michael, and Grant Overton.
The Commercial Side of Literature. Today, an excellent historical document about the American literary market 50 years ago. Koller, Leo. Leavis, Q[ueenie] D.
Fiction and the Reading Public. An elitist and dated work, still interesting where its value preconceptions do not distort the data. McLuhan, Marshall. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, Offhanded and risky generalizations from King Lear to Joyce, from Gutenberg to modern "mass media. Understanding Media: The Extension of Man. McLuhan, Marshall, and Quentin Fiore. The Medium is the Massage sic.
New York: Random House.