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Axiology

  • By: Pat Arneson
  • In: Encyclopedia of Communication Theory
  • Edited by: Stephen W. Littlejohn & Karen A. Foss
  • Subject:General Media, Communication & Cultural Studies, Communication Theory

Axiology is the branch of philosophy that considers the nature of value and what kinds of things have value. The term derives from the Greek language: axios (worth or value) and logos (study of the nature and properties of, ...

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