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Rumor Mills

The Social Impact of Rumor and Legend

Rumor Mills( )
Editor: Best, Joel
Fine, Gary Alan
Campion-Vincent, Veronique
Heath, Chip
Fine, Gary A.
Publication Date:Jun 2005
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $105.00
Book Description:

The goal of this volume is to explore the social and political dynamics of rumour and the related concept of urban or contemporary legend. The volume emphasizes the connection of rumour to a set of social concerns from government corruption and corporate scandal, to racial, religious, and other prejudices.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Popular Culture
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.34 x 9.29 x 1.06 Inches
Book Weight:1.25 Pounds
Author Biography
Chip Heath, is an American bestselling author, and speaker. He, along with his brother Dan Heath, has co-authored three books, Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard, Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die, and Decisive. He is also a columnist for Fast Company magazine. Made to Stick, was named the Best Business Book of the Year, was on the BusinessWeek bestseller list for 24 months, and has been translated into 29 languages. In 2013, his title Decisive made The New York Times Best Seller List.


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