Hum media wk1 | Sociology homework help

Please choose either option A or B and let me know which one. Thanks!!

Select and complete one of the following assignment options to explain the formative influence of mass media on American culture.

Option A

Write a 350- to 700-word summary in which you answer the following questions:

  • What were the major developments in the evolution of mass media during the last century?
  • How did each development influence American culture?
  • What is meant by the term media convergence, and how has it affected everyday life?

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Option B

Choose three cultural products you have viewed, read, or otherwise interacted that are examples of distinct forms of mass media.

Write a 350- to 700-word summary that describes your three selected cultural products.

Include a discussion of the following questions:

  • In what ways did your examples shape, change, or reinforce your own cultural values?
  • In what ways do you think they shape, change, or reinforce the cultural values of our society, in general?
  • What is media literacy and why is it important?