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The Resource Advertising and society : controversies and consequences, edited by Carol J. Pardun

Advertising and society : controversies and consequences, edited by Carol J. Pardun

Label
Advertising and society : controversies and consequences
Title
Advertising and society
Title remainder
controversies and consequences
Statement of responsibility
edited by Carol J. Pardun
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Organized in a "point/counterpoint" format, this text examines the impact of advertising on society. It is designed to spark discussion and help students understand the complexities of the issues being presented. Ideal for undergraduate and graduate alike, it features a balance between criticism and practice that is rarely found on the market today."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
659.1/0420973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HF5813.U6
LC item number
A6196 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pardun, Carol J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Advertising
  • Advertising, Political
  • Advertising
Label
Advertising and society : controversies and consequences, edited by Carol J. Pardun
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. People don't hate advertising : they hate bad advertising / Carol J. Pardun -- The economic impact of advertising : what's the controversy? Adversing makes products more expensive / Edd Applegate -- Advertising lowers prices for consumers / C. Ann Hollifield -- Advertising to children : gimme, gimme, gimme!!! Do children need more protection from advertising? Yes! Children need protection from the bombardments of Sponge Bob Square Pants, Ronald McDonald, and all the big purple dinosaurs / Keisha L. Hoerrner -- No! Children are smarter than we think. We coddle them enough already! / J. Walker Smith -- Political advertising : necessary, necessary evil, or evil necessarily? Political advertising serves an important role for American voters / Anne Johnston -- Political advertising has no place in the U.S. democratic system / Jennifer D. Greer -- Tobacco advertising : when people do dumb things. Tobacco advertising : the strong First Amendment right to promote lawful products / R. Michael Hoefges -- The fumes of truth / Jef I. Richards -- Alcohol advertising : a match made in heaven or a pact with the devil? Alcohol is so problematic that advertising or promoting it in any way should be banned from all televised events / Lara Zwarun -- Eliminating alcohol advertising on television because underage people drink is as misguided as restricting automobile advertising because people drive too fast / Jason Chambers -- Advertising and product placement : and now, the star of the show! Product placement makes a lot of sense in today's media environment / Charles Lubbers -- More than entertainment : product placement in American media channels / Kathy Brittain McKee -- Sex and advertising : I'm too sexy for this ad...or am I? Sex in advertising : no crime here! / Tom Reichert -- Using sex in advertising is never a good idea / Kathy Roberts Forde -- Stereotypes in advertising : a code to help us understand a concept quickly? Or a short-changing way to look at the world? Stereotypes are the best way to give consumers a quick understanding of the creative impact of the message / Marie Hardin -- What's the harm in advertising stereotypes? / Jane Marcellus -- Direct-to-consumer pharmaceutical advertising : a prescription for everything? Doctor knows best : why DTC advertising of prescription medications is bad for patients / Beth E. Barnes -- Feel empowered! Enhanced health knowledge! / Debbie Treise and Paula Rausch -- Puffery and advertising : Puff the magic ad man. Puffery is never worth the deception / Ivan Preston -- This is the best darn essay on puffery you will ever read / Bruce G. Vanden Bergh -- Advertising and social responsibility : being good is always a good idea - right? Companies are wise - and ethical - to use "social responsibility" as a creative strategy / Debra Merskin -- The adoption of social responsibility through cause-related marketing as a business strategy is unethical / Peggy Kreshel
Control code
246887190
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 209 pages
Isbn
9781405144100
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008040261
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)246887190
Label
Advertising and society : controversies and consequences, edited by Carol J. Pardun
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. People don't hate advertising : they hate bad advertising / Carol J. Pardun -- The economic impact of advertising : what's the controversy? Adversing makes products more expensive / Edd Applegate -- Advertising lowers prices for consumers / C. Ann Hollifield -- Advertising to children : gimme, gimme, gimme!!! Do children need more protection from advertising? Yes! Children need protection from the bombardments of Sponge Bob Square Pants, Ronald McDonald, and all the big purple dinosaurs / Keisha L. Hoerrner -- No! Children are smarter than we think. We coddle them enough already! / J. Walker Smith -- Political advertising : necessary, necessary evil, or evil necessarily? Political advertising serves an important role for American voters / Anne Johnston -- Political advertising has no place in the U.S. democratic system / Jennifer D. Greer -- Tobacco advertising : when people do dumb things. Tobacco advertising : the strong First Amendment right to promote lawful products / R. Michael Hoefges -- The fumes of truth / Jef I. Richards -- Alcohol advertising : a match made in heaven or a pact with the devil? Alcohol is so problematic that advertising or promoting it in any way should be banned from all televised events / Lara Zwarun -- Eliminating alcohol advertising on television because underage people drink is as misguided as restricting automobile advertising because people drive too fast / Jason Chambers -- Advertising and product placement : and now, the star of the show! Product placement makes a lot of sense in today's media environment / Charles Lubbers -- More than entertainment : product placement in American media channels / Kathy Brittain McKee -- Sex and advertising : I'm too sexy for this ad...or am I? Sex in advertising : no crime here! / Tom Reichert -- Using sex in advertising is never a good idea / Kathy Roberts Forde -- Stereotypes in advertising : a code to help us understand a concept quickly? Or a short-changing way to look at the world? Stereotypes are the best way to give consumers a quick understanding of the creative impact of the message / Marie Hardin -- What's the harm in advertising stereotypes? / Jane Marcellus -- Direct-to-consumer pharmaceutical advertising : a prescription for everything? Doctor knows best : why DTC advertising of prescription medications is bad for patients / Beth E. Barnes -- Feel empowered! Enhanced health knowledge! / Debbie Treise and Paula Rausch -- Puffery and advertising : Puff the magic ad man. Puffery is never worth the deception / Ivan Preston -- This is the best darn essay on puffery you will ever read / Bruce G. Vanden Bergh -- Advertising and social responsibility : being good is always a good idea - right? Companies are wise - and ethical - to use "social responsibility" as a creative strategy / Debra Merskin -- The adoption of social responsibility through cause-related marketing as a business strategy is unethical / Peggy Kreshel
Control code
246887190
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 209 pages
Isbn
9781405144100
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008040261
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)246887190

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