Effects of Mass Media Worksheet

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Effects of Mass Media Worksheet

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Effects of Mass Media Worksheet

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What were the major developments in the evolution of mass media during the 20th century?| News paperTelevisionSchools| How did each development influence American culture?| One of the major developments in the 20 century was with the news paper you are now able to accesses it on the internet. Television has developed to the point where you can now stream it on a device And you can now access high school and college on line as well|

One of the major developments in the 20th century is the news paper. People can now access the news paper on line, they no longer have to run down to the local grocery store to buy one. Also with the development of being able to access the news paper on line people no longer have to wait for the news as they used to, they can access news anytime of the day or night on line. People do not have to go to the computer to get to the news now days either they can access the internet and news through their phones or other electronic devices, people can also download coupons that they would get out of the newspaper as well they no longer have to wait for the Sunday news to come in as they used to. Another development with online news is you no longer have to wait for the 4 or 5 am news to come one you can find news at any time of the day just by doing a general search of the topic of your choice. One way that this has affected our culture is that people have come to expect to get what they want without having to wait for it. This affect has not just stuck with the news however it has effected they way people shop they want to buy now and pay later on everything. And this has effected peoples credit ratings because they have come to expect instant gratification. Another effect that our culture has effected mass media is through television, you no longer have to be sitting in front of your television to watch your...
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