Audiovisual communication review

, Volume 4, Issue 3, pp 171–199 | Cite as

Toward a general model of communication

  • George Gerbner


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Short bibliography on General models and theories in communication

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    GIBSON, J. J. “A Theory of Pictorial Perception.”Audio-Visual Communication Review, 2:3–23, Winter 1954.Google Scholar
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    HARWOOD, K. and CARTIER, F. “On a General Theory of Communication.”Audio-Visual Comunication Review 1:227–233, Fall 1953.Google Scholar
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