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Author Tulloch, John.

Title Television, AIDS and risk : a cultural studies approach to health communication / John Tulloch and Deborah Lupton
Published St Leonards, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 1997


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 MELB  614.5993 Tul/Taa  AVAILABLE
Description xvi, 236 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Series Australian cultural studies
Australian cultural studies.
Contents I. Television, AIDS and cultural analysis -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Interpreting television -- II. AIDS on television: text and context -- 3. Advertising aids -- 4. The 'AIDS body' in television drama -- III. Making AIDS television: expert cultures/production cultures -- 5. AIDS advertisements: the state/marketing interface -- 6. The 'three waves' of AIDS: intertexts and expertise -- 7. Pastoral space and commercial time: 'Sophie' in image, music and sound -- IV. Viewing AIDS television: audience response -- 8. Reading the 'Grim Reaper' -- 9. Reading the 'Testimonials' and 'Vox Pop Condom' -- 10. Reading 'Sophie' -- 11. Response in context: television and AIDS education
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography
Subject AIDS (Disease) in mass media -- Australia.
AIDS (Disease) -- Australia -- Prevention.
AIDS (Disease) -- Prevention.
Health education -- Australia.
Health promotion -- Australia.
Health risk communication -- Australia.
Health risk communication.
Mass media.
Television in health education -- Australia.
Television in health education.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome [MESH]
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome.
Health Education.
Mass Media [MESH]
Mass Media.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases -- prevention & control.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases -- prevention & control [MESH]
Sexually Transmitted Diseases -- prevention & control [mesh]
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- prevention & control.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome.
Health Education.
Health Promotion.
Mass Media.
SUBJECT Australia [MESH]
Australia [MESH]
Author Lupton, Deborah.
LC no. 97148062
ISBN 1864482249