Research Paper On Media And Society
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Sociological Theories and Mass Media
This research paper pertains to the way in which media influences society from the conflict, structural functionalist and symbolic interactionist perspectives. The writer's analysis argues that insight gained can inform personal behavior and the way in which individuals interact with media messages. Seven pages in length, five sources are cited.
Representation Of National Identities In Media - A Case Study, News Coverage Of Turkey On The Doorstep Of European Union (EU).
This 50 page paper looks at the way in which national identities are created and represented in the mass media and applies this to the study of the Turkish national identity in the Turkish and the European media specifically looking at the Turkish goal of joining the European Union (EU). The paper outlines the goals and objectives and then considers the approaches to mass media that can be applied that concern the way it is created and the way it is consumed. Models used include science and the media, industry and the media, corporations and the media, globalisation, technology and the media and political economics. Consumption is considered with reference to reception theories. The paper then looks at the way Turkey is represented in the media internally and in the west, followed by primary research that uses content analysis to look at media articles. The bibliography cites 40 sources.