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Desperately Seeking Dinero: Calculating Language and Race within Radio Ratings

Dolores Inés Casillas

in Sounds of Belonging: U.S. Spanish-language Radio and Public Advocacy

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814770658
eISBN:
9780814760369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814770658.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter critiques Arbitron's awarding of third place in the category of “listener loyalty” to Radio Nueva Vida. The radio ratings service's measurement practices were riddled with linguistic and ... More


Introduction

Yulia Frumer

in Making Time: Astronomical Time Measurement in Tokugawa Japan

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780226516448
eISBN:
9780226524719
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226524719.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

How do people form concepts of time, and how do they decide which timekeeping practices to use? The Introduction establishes that Japan—and particularly Japan during the Tokugawa period—offers an ... More


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