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Effects of Mass Media Worksheet
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|Questions |Answers | |What were the major developments in the |The radio, television, computer, and internet are development of mass media over the last | |evolution of mass media during the 20th |century with media convergence they had their own influence on American culture. Radio was| |century? |the first form of wireless mass communication, television giving sight and sound to the | | |current events and then computer and internet making everything at your fingertips. Along | | |with that, you have media coming together that gives us choices on what to watch and how | | |to watch the story. Even with the development of television radio did not go away. All | | |three of these developments have been intertwined with each other. Even though there are | | |years between the invention of each they did not simply just replace one another. The | | |development of the television did take some of the aspects of radio away such as old radio| | |shows with them being replaced by television shows. However there are still news programs| | |and other forms of mass notifications on the radio besides just music. The internet has | | |allowed people to start watching television online and listen to radio stations online as | | |well. This means that even if you are not in the area where a particular...
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