Critics, Ratings, and Society is the first comprehensive study of the review as social institution. Its theories and data encompass reviews of all types of products including the arts (e.g. theater, books, and music) and consumer products (e.g. cars, software, and appliances). According to Blank, the core problem of reviews is credibility. Concerns about credibility organize the formulation of reviews and audiences. The connoisseurial-procedural distinction describes the production of credibility and its assessment under different types of rating systems.q... our test con Ford Explorer, Chevrolet C/X pickup, and Ford F-Seres pictiup We buuQM stanOard- toad, oaa#39;ott-rojd tires m st/e ... We recoiled and analyzed the noise level inside :he car on Doin smooth and coarse pavement at 30 mph And we ve tuted each mode) s tr-adwear ratinga a rougo mdxaior of tire Me ... The LTX M/S alt;$t05) is designed more for on-road use: we mctuded it to see the difference.
|Title||:||Critics, Ratings, and Society|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield - 2007|