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Domination and dependence in mass communications

Rita Cruise O"Brien

Domination and dependence in mass communications

implications for the use of broadcasting in developing countries.

by Rita Cruise O"Brien

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Published by Institute of Development Studies in Brighton .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesDiscussion papers -- no.64.
ContributionsUniversity of Sussex. Institute of Development Studies.
The Physical Object
Pagination10 leaves
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13671907M

  T he rise of film and television in the first half of the twentieth century led several of the era’s major writers to fear for the future of the book. They responded, in their fiction, by presenting a vision of the future in which universal dependence on technology—epitomized in the domination of screens over books—dissolves traditional bonds of charity, and unravels the fabric of Author: K. E. Colombini. “The mass media serve as a system for communicating messages and symbols to the general populace. It is their function to amuse, entertain, and inform, and to inculcate individuals with the values, beliefs, and codes of behavior that will integrate them into the institutional structures of the larger by:

  Berlo 's model represents a communication process that occurs as a SOURCE drafts messages based on one's communication skills, attitudes, knowledge, and social and cultural system. These MESSAGES are transmitted along CHANNELS, which can include sight, hearing, touch, smell, and taste. A RECEIVER interprets messages based on the individual's communication skills, . the device is one of the necessities for many people. “Mass cell phone mobilization” covered humanity probably ten or fifteen years ago. According to GSMA Intelligence, the number of mobile devices is billion while the US Census Bureau says this figure is still between and billion.

  Padraig Reidy highlights the dark side of our increasing dependence on digital communications. While the internet offers opportunities for mass communication and social interaction unprecedented in human history, the chances for governments to monitor and control how we communicate are also ample. The simplest way to control usage is to block. Above all, a critical theory of advertising operates from a standpoint of human emancipation from unnecessary and unjust forms of domination. As the works examined here suggest, advertising's current role in society is exploitative, wasteful, and manipulative and represents a form of domination that perpetuates capitalist hegemony and that.


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