Basque/European perspectives on cultural and media studies

Publisher: Center for Basque Studies, University of Nevada in Reno

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  • Mass media -- Social aspects -- France -- Pays Basque,
  • Mass media -- Social aspects -- Europe
  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Maria Pilar Rodriguez.
    SeriesOccasional papers series -- no. 16
    ContributionsRodríguez, María Pilar, 1964-
    LC ClassificationsP92.F8 B37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23688461M
    ISBN 109781877802867
    LC Control Number2009035014

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