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Critics, Ratings and Society of Reviews free pdf "Critics, Ratings, and Society" is the first comprehensive study of the review as social institution. Its theories and data encompass reviews of all types of products - including the arts (e.g. theater, books, and music) and consumer products (e.g. cars, software, and appliances). According to Blank, the core problem of reviews is credibility. Concerns about credibility organize the formulation of reviews and audiences. The connoisseurial-procedural distinction describes the production of credibility and its assessment under different types of rating systems.

About Grant Blank

Grant Blank is assistant professor of sociology at American University in Washington DC. His special interests are in the sociology of culture, the influence of computers and electronic networks, and analysis of qualitative and quantitative data.

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Author : Grant Blank
Publisher : Rowman
Data Published : 28 November 2006
ISBN : 0742547035
EAN : 9780742547032
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 245 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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