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Atkinson, M. (1984) Our masters' voices : the language and body language of politics Methuen, London.

Aumont, J. (1997) The Image. British Film Institute Publishing, London.

Baker, A. and Boyd, T. (eds) (1997) Out of Bounds : Sports, Media, and the politics of identity Indiana University Press, Bloomington, Indianapolis.



Bettinghaus, E. (1994) Persuasive Communication (4th ed) Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc. New York.

Bignell, J. (1997) Media Semiotics : An Introduction Manchester University Press, Manchester.

Bull, P.E. (1987) Posture and Gesture. Pergamon Press, Oxford.

CAREY.jpg (7490 bytes)Carey, P. (1996) Media Law. Sweet & Maxwell, London.




Downing, J., Mohammadi, A and Sreberny-Mohammadi, A. (1995) Questioning the Media : A Critical Introduction. Sage Publications, Newbury Park.

Gunter, B. (1997) Measuring bias on television University of Luton Press, Luton.

Klein, N. (2000) No Logo: Taking Aim at the Brand Bullies Flamingo/Harper Collins, London.

For an entertaining but insightful spoof e-mail correspondence focussing on Nike, one of the companies discussed in Naomi Klein's book, click here.


Lester, P.M. (2000) Visual Communication: Images with messages Wadsworth/Thomson Learning, Belmont, CA.

Lupton, E. and Miller, A. (2000) Design Writing Research : Writing on Graphic Design. Phaidon Press, London.

Marchand, P. (1998) Marshall McLuhan : The Medium and the Messenger A Biography. The MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass.



McQuail, D. (1994) McQuail's Mass Communication Theory Sage Publications, London.

McQuail, D. and Windahl, S. (1993) Communication Models : For the Study of Mass Communications Longman, Harlow.

Milburn, M.A. (1991) Persuasion and Politics : The Social Psychology of Public Opinion Brooks/Cole, Pacific Grove, Calif.

PATTRSON.jpg (7725 bytes)Patterson, P. & Wilkins, L. (1988) Media Ethics : Issues & Cases McGraw-Hill, Boston, Mass.




Pratkanis, A. and Aronson, E. (1991) Age of Propaganda : The Everyday Use and Abuse of Persuasion W.H.Freeman and Company, New York.

Severin, W.J. and Tankard, J.W. (1992) Communication Theories: Origins, Methods and Uses (3rd ed) Longman, New York.

Sparks, C. with Reading, A. (1998) Communism, Capitalism and the Mass Media Sage Publications, London.





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