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Language, logic and the mass media

Donald R. Gordon

Language, logic and the mass media

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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston of Canada in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mass media.,
  • Fallacies (Logic)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Donald R. Gordon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP91 .G67
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 120 p.
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5577922M
    LC Control Number67090533

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