Research Paper On THE IMPACT OF THE MEDIA ON SOCIETY
The purpose of this research paper is to research and evaluate the immediate
impact, which the media has upon society, and oneís sociological perspective. For
purposes of this study, this author shall rely upon the review of literature, as well as the
interviewing of individuals, and finally, shall also include an interview with someone from
this authorís local newspaper. Similarly, a second interview will be conducted with a local
librarian; and finally a third interview shall be conducted with someone outside of my
family who might be able to shed some greater insight in this subject. When this author
speaks of the media, he is referring to both printed and electronic media, i.e. newspapers,
journals, magazines, radio, and television. Thirty-five years ago, the White House
Correspondence Association refused to allow television reporters to join the organization.
Television was then in its infancy as a news medium, and in the judgment of the
newspaper, wire service and magazine reporters of the day, T.V. reporters arenít real
journalists. Many print reporters still look down the...
$79.20 (16 Pages)