The Resource Public relations and social theory : key figures and concepts, edited by Øyvind Ihlen, Betteke van Ruler, Magnus Fredriksson

Public relations and social theory : key figures and concepts, edited by Øyvind Ihlen, Betteke van Ruler, Magnus Fredriksson

Label
Public relations and social theory : key figures and concepts
Title
Public relations and social theory
Title remainder
key figures and concepts
Statement of responsibility
edited by Øyvind Ihlen, Betteke van Ruler, Magnus Fredriksson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Public Relations and Social Theory broadens the theoretical scope of public relations through its application of the works of prominent social theorists to the study of public relations. The volume focuses on the work of key social theorists, including Jürgen Habermas, Niklas Luhmann, Michel Foucault, Ulrich Beck, Pierre Bourdieu, Anthony Giddens, Robert Putnam, Erving Goffman, Peter L. Berger, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, Bruno Latour, Leon Mayhew, Dorothy Smith and Max Weber. Unique in its approach, the collection demonstrates how the theories of these scholars come to bear on the understandi
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
659.201
Index
index present
LC call number
HM1221
LC item number
.S63 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Communication series
Label
Public relations and social theory : key figures and concepts, edited by Øyvind Ihlen, Betteke van Ruler, Magnus Fredriksson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Applying social theory to public relations / Øyvind Ihlen and Betteke van Ruler -- On Beck : risk and sub-politics in reflexive modernity / Magnus Fredriksson -- On Berger : a social constructionist perspective on public relations and crisis communication / Mats Heide -- On Bourdieu : public relations in field struggles / Øyvind Ihlen -- On Foucault : a toolbox for public relations / Judy Motion and Shirley Leitch -- On Giddens : interpreting public relations through Anthony Giddens' structuration and late modernity theory / Jesper Falkheimer -- On Goffman : researching relations with Erving Goffman as pathfinder / Catrin Johansson -- On Habermas : understanding and public relations / Roland Burkart -- On Latour : actor-network-theory (ANT) and public relations / Piet Verhoeven -- On Luhmann : contingency, risk, trust, and reflection / Susanne Holmstrøm -- On Mayhew : the demonization of soft power and the validation of the new citizen / Richard Stanton -- On Putnam : bowling together--applying Putnam's theories of community and social capital to public relations / Vilma Luoma-aho -- On feminist theory of public relations : an example from Dorothy E. Smith / Lana F. Rakow and Diana Iulia Nastasia -- On Spivak : theorizing resistance--applying Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak in public relations / Mohan Jyoti Dutta -- On Weber : legitimacy and legitimation in public relations / Arild Waeraas -- Conclusions on the domain, context, concepts, issues, and empirical avenues of public relations / Øyvind Ihlen and Piet Verhoeven -- Commentary: Linking sociology with public relations--some critical reflections in reflexive times / Günter Bentele and Stefan Wehmeier
Control code
ocn318093430
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 376 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415997850
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786611977580
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197758
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b35394870
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)318093430
  • pebco0203883233
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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