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Published: 30 December 2015

280 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190239299

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How Fantasy Becomes Reality

Information and Entertainment Media in Everyday Life, Revised and Expanded

Karen E. Dill-Shackleford

  • Research-based approach delivered in a conversational tone.
  • Addresses how we make meaning from fiction, an emerging area of psychological study.
  • Takes a broad look at the media landscape, including video games, movies, television, fan fiction, internet culture, and political coverage.

New to this Edition:

  • The new edition is thoroughly updated and includes a new chapter on fandom.

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