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Advertisements for The Times
An analysis of how the content and style of advertisements change with the times.
# 97521 | 806 words | 3 sources | MLA | 2007 | US
Published on Aug 23, 2007 in Advertising (History)

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This paper discusses the ways in which advertisements represent the culture of the times. It looks at advertisements from as far back as the 18th century and compares their style and content to the types of advertisements that are found in modern times. The paper discusses, briefly, how over time, it was no longer the product, but the advertisement of the product that was selling the item and it gives some examples to illustrate this.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Ewen, Stuart. All Consuming Images: The Politics of Style in Contemporary Culture. Basic Books.: New York. 1988.
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