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Author Perry, Nick, 1942-

Title The dominion of signs : television, advertising, and other New Zealand fictions / Nick Perry
Published Auckland, N.Z. : Auckland University Press, 1994

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Description xi, 162 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm
Contents Introduction: does the book stop here? --Cinderella and the silver Mercedes: popular culture and the construction of national identity -- Toyota country and Toyota city: urbanism and the representation of community -- Restricted vision: images of Australia in New Zealand television commercials -- Black to the future -- Am I rite? Or am I write? Or am I right? a New Zealand reading of The singing detective -- Flying by nets: the social pattern of New Zealand fiction --Millennial pursuit: from The listener's 'Man Alone' to Theory K's scout troop
Notes "Distributed outside New Zealand by Oxford University Press"--T.p. verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 152-158) and index
Subject Advertising -- Social aspects -- New Zealand.
New Zealand fiction -- Social aspects.
Popular culture -- New Zealand.
Television programs -- Social aspects -- New Zealand.
New Zealand -- Social life and customs.
LC no. 94151252
ISBN 186940100X (paperback)
Other Titles Television, advertising, and other New Zealand fictions
Television, advertising, and other New Zealand fictions