Publisher Description

Public Opinion is a book by Walter Lippmann, published in 1922, that is a critical assessment of functional democratic government, especially the irrational, and often self-serving, social perceptions that influence individual behavior, and prevent optimal societal cohesion. The descriptions of the cognitive limitations people face in comprehending their socio-political and cultural environments, proposes that people must inevitably apply an evolving catalogue of general stereotypes to a complex reality, rendered Public Opinion a seminal text in the fields of media studies, political science, and social psychology.

GENRE
Politics & Current Events
RELEASED
1922
January 1
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
419
Pages
PUBLISHER
Public Domain
SELLER
Public Domain
SIZE
305.8
Kb

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