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Mass Media and Drug Prevention Classic and Contemporary Theories and Research by William D. Crano
  

Mass Media and Drug Prevention Classic and Contemporary Theories and Research

Part of the Claremont Symposium on Applied Social Psychology Series Series

RRP £80.00

Synopsis

Mass Media and Drug Prevention Classic and Contemporary Theories and Research by William D. Crano

This book tells the story of the mass media's potential in the war against drug abuse. It is based on scientific evidence on the use of media in health promotion and disease prevention. Past approaches--successes and failures alike--are included to help enlighten future programs of research and practice. Advice about the logical steps that must be taken to help alleviate the crisis of drug abuse is featured throughout. The book will appeal to social scientists interested in persuasion and the media Each chapter offers information to help the conscientious practitioner maximize persuasive effects of a mass-mediated presentation.

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Book Info

Publication date

13th December 2001

Author

William D. Crano

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Publisher

Lawrence Erlbaum Associates Inc an imprint of Taylor & Francis Inc
www.psypress.com

Format

Hardback
320 pages

Categories

Media studies

Public health & preventive medicine
Social, group or collective psychology

ISBN

9780805834772

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